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Re: I think I've found why Xen domUs can't mount some file-backed disk images! (vnd(4) hides labels!)

On Sun, Apr 11, 2021 at 01:28:46PM -0000, Michael van Elst wrote:
> (Manuel Bouyer) writes:
> >The size of the disk is indeed 790528 in the xenstore (and the dom0's
> >kernel message) but I don't know where this comes from.
> >The file is definitively 791121 sectors long:
> vnd computes a fake geometry based on 1MB cylinders.

Why does this trucates the total number of sectors of the vnd ?
there's no reason to do so.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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