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Re: debinst: non-msdos partition table creation support

Goswin Brederlow wrote:
> Glenn McGrath <bug1@optushome.com.au> writes:
> > I understand how msdos partition tables work now, its just a bunch of
> > ugly hacks to make use of legacy structures that are long obsolete.
> >
> > msdos partitions need to be supported for machines that need microsoft
> > compatability (and other OS's ?), but i think that we should provided
> > users the ability to create a non-crap partition table.
> You need them to boot.

Oh, really... is that a limitation of the bootloader or the kernel, i
just assumed you could boot from any partition table the kernel


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