new hfstools command : hdisk?
Wed, 31 Jul 1996 14:57:36 +0200
Justin "Rhys Thuryn" McNutt wrote:
> They don't need to be implemented anywhere. The partitions are named when
> you name the device files, which could be named anything you want. I
> could make /dev/harddrive1 point to device 8, 0 (/dev/sda normally). If
> the utilities that manipulate device are written correctly (fdisk), the
> partitions should show up as:
Yes, it should show up as this. But only, if the Kernel (Or mk) can
understand the way how partitions are written to disk. (Partition Tabke
Format). I came in contact with this stuff, when I tried to use a
RDB-Harddisk from an Amiga 68k in my P100 System. Linux recognized
/dev/hdc but not /dev/hdc1,hdc2,hdc3.
.oooO Stefan Reinauer Rebmannsweg 34h Oooo.
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