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Re: /boot/loader question

From: "Simon 'corecode' Schubert" <corecode@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 6 Dec 2004 00:22:38 +0100

On Wednesday, 1. December 2004 22:57, walt wrote:
> > You can install two DragonFlies and for the matter, multiple OpenBSDs
> > and NetBSDs and FreeBSDs, into one slice of each type. Only problem
> > is telling the loader to get the right kernel and for the kernel to use
> > the right rootfs.
> I can imagine using chroot to pick between /dfly1 and /dfly2 on the
> same filesystem, for example.

yes, that's possible for sure.

i had a look at loader, and it seemed to me that there is logic for extended 
slices. could you please post your fdisk output for the original 
dfly-in-extended slice setup? i suspect the new FAT32 extended slice ids not 
working correctly.


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