Re: impressions from a hurd newbie
>>>>> Andres writes:
A> Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
>> Argh :) I hope Roland can find a fix for this. Which partition
>> names did you use?
A> /dev/hd0s4b (it's the equivalent of the freebsd partition
A> /dev/wd0s4b i guess, that's where my swap is).
... and hd0s4b is at offset 0 from the beginning of the disk.
I reported this bug about three years ago, and the simple fix was to
avoid swapping to the first sector. I guess it never was implemented,
and I switched from FreeBSD to GNU/Linux shortly thereafter.
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