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Date:      Tue, 8 Dec 2009 13:14:05 -0600
From:      Peter Steele <psteele@maxiscale.com>
To:        "freebsd-questions@freebsd.org" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   RE: How do I create large partitions in FreeBSD?
Message-ID:  <7B9397B189EB6E46A5EE7B4C8A4BB7CB33D0D498@MBX03.exg5.exghost.com>
In-Reply-To: <20091208195424.850e8363.freebsd@edvax.de>
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> In the subject line, you wrote "large partition", so I assume you won't w=
ant to boot from from the device, but use it as a big storage area instead.=
 Correct me if I'm wrong.

For simplicity I didn't include all the details. In fact we need three slic=
es, one for the OS, one for swap, and the rest for data. I can create the f=
irst two slices the way I normally do using fdisk/bsdlabel/newfs. But I'm s=
tumped on how to create the large third slice.




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