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Date:      Mon, 23 Dec 2013 10:26:08 -0500
From:      "Mike." <>
Subject:   re: [10.0RC2] partition labels during install
Message-ID:  <201312231026080790.007089CA@smtp.24cl.home>
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References:  <201312221402470675.0128102B@smtp.24cl.home> <>

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On 12/22/2013 at 1:56 PM Warren Block wrote:

|On Sun, 22 Dec 2013, Mike. wrote:
|> OK, I looked and did not see anything under /dev/ufs or
|> /dev/gpt.
|> I'll use glabel outside of the bsdinstall process to put
|> on the partitions.  I've used that process on another box,
|> it works fine.
|Both GPT and UFS labels do not take up extra metadata space
that can be 
|overwritten if the user is not careful about devices.  You did
not say 
|whether this was a GPT disk, but UFS labels are fine also.
|In other words: don't use generic glabels unless there is no

I followed the example here:

with results similar (i.e., /dev/label/rootfs , etc. ) to those
in the example.

> You did not say whether this was a GPT disk, 

Is there a way to check this?

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