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Re: Status of gpt(8) (Julian Fagir) writes:

>What is the current state of gpt, and what is the state of NetBSD booting
>from gpt?

You cannot boot from gpt.

Most systems boot from MBR, and that's what works with NetBSD.
With -current you can then also use the GPT for partitioning,
so it is possible to boot from a >4TB disk.

Some systems can boot from an EFI GPT-partition. So far there is
no EFI bootloader for NetBSD.

                                Michael van Elst
                                "A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."

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