Re: mounting a HFS drive on a Linux machine clobbers it?
On Mon, Sep 26, 2005 at 01:52:56PM -0700, Kim Cascone wrote:
> On Sep 26, 2005, at 1:37 PM, Brad Boyer wrote:
> >The partition map doesn't have separate types for HFS and HFS+.
> but what is odd is that gparted (gnome partition editor) *does* seem to
> make a distinction between HFS and HFS+ -- so I assume it's looking at
> the volume header?
Parted fully ignores the type thingy, and only does detection of the partition
content. It doesn't know about about the bootstrap partition, obviously.