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Slackware, GPT, UUIDs and Lilo

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Just recently I was “forced” to look into GPT partition tables support on Slackware linux because some drives installed were over 2TB of size. iphone 8 matte case iphone 7 plus protective phone cases phone case iphone 6 for boys silver phone case iphone 7 iphone 7 ultra thin battery case reflex case iphone x bling iphone 6 case cute iphone 6 cases for teens This is not going to be a long post, just a quick summary of findings. orla kiely iphone 6 case gamer iphone 6 case scania iphone 6 case iphone 6 protective case lilac spigen case for iphone 6 iphone 8 case i blason genuine leather iphone 6 case iphone 6 cases geometric Versions: – Slackware64 14.0 (64-bit, doh:) – Lilo version 23.2 (stock version distributed with slackware) – custom kernel version 3.9.4 What IS supported: – parted: use instead of fdisk – /etc/fstab: works normally, UUIDs too – RAID (linux software raid): work with GPT – LVM2: works with GPT What IS NOT supported: – fdisk: forget about this one, manual pages say GPT support is missing – lilo can not work with UUID identifiers. starbucks iphone 7 plus case orzly iphone x case iphone 7 plus cases girls glitter butterfly iphone 6 case survival iphone 7 case pemotech iphone 7 battery case iphone 8 plus case channel zve iphone 7 case Well it works OK when you execute it, but the system does not boot afterwards. justin bieber iphone 6 cases iphone 7 plus case cooling iphone 7 plus phone cases light up iphone 6 case silicone disney iphone 8 apple case silicone iphone 7 designer cases for women iphone 8 cases skinny dip hard back iphone 7 case That’s it.