Subject: Re: largest disk in a vs4000/90
To: j wehrli <email@example.com>
From: John Klos <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/18/2003 20:31:49
> YIKES, THAT IS SCARY.
Please don't yell! The only people who might have an excuse are people
using Sinclair ZX81s / TS-1000 computers without lower case...
> I HAVE BEEN AN RUNNING AN OLD COMPAQ 266 WITH A CHEAP 60GB MAXTOR DRIVE
> FOR A SOME TIME ON NETBSD 1.6 WITH NO ISSUES.
There are no issues with other architectures; just VAX. I have two 120 gig
drives in my Amiga, for instance.
> CAN ANYONE CONFIRM THIS NETBSD LARGE DISK ISSUE?
> IT IS A VAXEN ISSUE ONLY?
> IT IS AN URBAN LEGEND?
VAX issue only. Although some other architectures are limited about the
size of the partition which is used for booting.
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