Subject: Re: SCSI Disks on VS3100/M76
To: None <port-vax@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Michael Sokolov <>
List: port-vax
Date: 06/17/1998 20:21:01
maximum entropy <> wrote:
> Write the protofile to the disk's disk label.  Remember to use the
> "-r" flag to write directly to disk:
> # disklabel -R -r sd0 label
> Now that you have a real disk label, you should be able to edit it
> interactively, if you want:
> # disklabel -e sd0
> Newfs the new partitions:
> # newfs /dev/rsd0a
> # newfs /dev/rsd0e

The problem is that this will cause a kernel panic, which is how the v1.3
kernel reacts to an attempt to access a raw device. At least it did for me.

Michael Sokolov
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