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From: gentuxx <gentuxx@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-sparc@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris
Date: Sun, 08 Oct 2006 02:29:37
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris by Andrew Gaffney
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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. >
- -- 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 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.5 (GNU/Linux) Comment: Using GnuPG with Mozilla - iD8DBQFFKGJxTPA54hjTSp4RAivJAKCAs2atp1C3Nt/LSqxqQrvJ9oHUlQCgij2l jDZM79x42qILhoI18Z7NCZ4= =UE1b -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-sparc@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-sparc] OT: From gentoo to Solaris Kumba <kumba@g.o>