disklabel format incompatible with freebsd-4?

Hiten Pandya hmp at backplane.com
Wed Jun 8 04:10:03 PDT 2005

Yury Tarasievich wrote:
On 7 June 2005 16:08, Hiten Pandya wrote:
	We can read FreeBSD disklabels, I don't think we have a problem
	there.  Not sure about the other way round.

Exactly my point, freebsd-4 sees dfbsd disklabel as corrupted.

	It might be possible for one of the committers to make the
	FreeBSD-4 disklabel(8) understand DF disklabels; and then
	make a binary patch available for your copy of disklabel.
	Off the top of my head, I am not sure how many kernel changes
	are required, apart from the loader.
	Anyone up for this ?

	Kind regards,

			Hiten Pandya

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