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> I'm running into an issue where the installer doesn't recognize the
> drive layout of the "big" drive I have in there now. Is there a way
> with the gentoo-sparc InstallCD that I can reset the CHS settings in the
> partition map to something the (uber-picky) Solaris install script would
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hda bs=512 count=1
Running that from the Gentoo CD will clear off the disklabel created by fdisk.
Then the Solaris installer can choose whatever settings it wants for the drive.
Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/
Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project
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