On Mon, 6 Apr 1998, Dong Liu wrote:
> Alex deVries writes:
> > On Mon, 6 Apr 1998, Dong Liu wrote:
> > > Does the fdisk on root-be-0.03.tar.gz work?, the kernel said my SCSI
> > > has 4 partitions, but fdisk prints no partition informarion.
> > We don't currently have an fdisk that recognizes SGI partitions.
It occurs to me that the above isn't quite the truth.
> I have two scsi disks on my machine, I plan to install linux on
> /dev/sdb, so what is the best way to partition it? using linux fdisk,
> or the IRIX's tool (dvhtool?)
You need to use IRIX's fx to create the partition. It took me awhile, but
I got my 1GB sdb running like this. I bought a 3GB sdc a few months ago,
and it works without any partitioning.