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From: gentuxx <gentuxx@...>
Subject: Re: OT: From gentoo to Solaris
Date: Sat, 07 Oct 2006 19:29:05 -0700
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Andrew Gaffney wrote:
> gentuxx wrote:
>> 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
>> recognize?
> 
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hda bs=512 count=1
> 

I've tried this, except I think I used "bs=1024".  Still no joy.

> 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.
> 


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gentux
echo "hfouvyyAhnbjm/dpn" | perl -pe 's/(.)/chr(ord($1)-1)/ge'

gentux's gpg fingerprint ==> 5495 0388 67FF 0B89 1239  D840 4CF0 39E2
18D3 4A9E
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