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Re: [Xen-users] bsd disklabel & lvm

  • To: "Mark Weinem" <mark.weinem@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "Xen list" <xen-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • From: "Florian Heigl" <florian.heigl@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 21 Jul 2007 19:15:55 +0200
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2007/7/21, Mark Weinem <mark.weinem@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
Florian Heigl wrote:

> For the other posters...
> the disk label defines slices, not partitions. those ain't extended
> partitions either.
> this is a different scheme than msdos's, a bit less stupid in it's design.

Both, "slices" and "partitions" are used synonymously by the BSDs.

I just tried to point out why kpartx can't help accessing the OpenBSD
data in wd0a|b
Thanks for taking the chance of making that pointless.

'Sie brauchen sich um Ihre Zukunft keine Gedanken zu machen'

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