Re: Default disk partition table type?
On Tue, Dec 10, 2002 at 12:41:23PM +0100, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
> The current autopartkit contains the following code:
> /* Need to define on a per arch basis */
> #if defined(__i386__)
> #define DISK_LABEL "msdos"
> #else /* not __i386__ */
> #error "Default DISK_LABEL is not known on this platform"
> #endif /* not __i386__ */
> What is the partition table type on other platforms/architectures? I
> believe the available values are "bsd", "loop", "mac", "msdos", "pc98"
> and "sun". I got the values from the parted documentation.
big endian mips currently only uses SGI disklabels.