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Date:      Mon, 30 Sep 1996 09:38:49 +0000 ()
From:      Mark Cheeseman <>
Subject:   Re: Adding a second disk - what am I missing?
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <> from "Doug White" at Sep 29, 96 02:16:29 pm

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Doug White wrote:

> > /dev/rsd0s1 I get around this problem). The next message is a little 
> > less helpful: "newfs: /dev/sd0s1: `1' partition is unavailable".
> You need to specify a BSD partition, ie a,d,e etc.  I assume you're using
> the entire disk and don't want to partition it, so newfs the a drive:
> newfs /dev/rsd0s1a

Except that I don't seem to have an "a" partition: "newfs: /dev/rsd0s1a: No
such file or directory"

I guess there must be another step in there somewhere. Any more suggestions?


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