List Archive: gentoo-ppc-dev
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On Thu, 2004-04-22 at 21:29 -0500, Sean Sullivan wrote:
> >The plan was to originally use parted (which I still prefer). I made an
> >ebuild for redhat's parted python bindings (in bugzilla), but it isn't
> >in portage yet (needs a patch and version bump on parted). HOWEVER, I
> >don't believe parted supports all arches. Specifically, I believe
> >parted has "minors" hard coded as type int, which doesn't work on one
> >arch (I believe alpha) as it uses letter based minors. I could be wrong
> >though... But to your knowledge parted DOES work on ppc? Anyone else?
> >Does parted work on your arch? Thanks!
> parted-1.6.6 built clean and seems to perform well on my iBook.
It is possible to make the boot partition with parted (as oppossed to
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