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authorSamuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org>2011-08-27 15:39:25 +0200
committerSamuel Thibault <samuel.thibault@ens-lyon.org>2011-08-27 15:39:25 +0200
commitedd7d582fce7a52565efd3e404bb0419f7e34474 (patch)
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parent25e041c260fef647e9403883e96925010aa1ba5d (diff)
document how to use parted storeio for /dev entries
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@@ -96,12 +96,18 @@ Download http://youpibouh.thefreecat.org/hurd-xen/pv-grub.gz into /boot, and use
extra is now the path to the grub config file.
-In the menu.lst file, you will need the following notation for the gnumach root= parameter:
+# Partitions
+
+You will need the following notation for the gnumach root= parameter:
root=part:2:device:hd0
to access the second partition of hd0, for instance.
+You will also need to use the parted storeio module for the /dev entries, for instance:
+
+settrans -fgap /dev/hd0s1 /hurd/storeio -T typed part:1:device:hd0
+
# Miscellaneous
[[Internals]].