Bug 6129 - Fsck's disk recognization algorithm is out of date.
Summary: Fsck's disk recognization algorithm is out of date.
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: bin (show other bugs)
Version: 2.2.5-RELEASE
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-bugs (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 1998-03-25 14:00 UTC by matutaka
Modified: 1998-04-20 17:30 UTC (History)
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1998-03-25 14:00 UTC, matutaka
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Description matutaka 1998-03-25 14:00:01 UTC
 When multiple FreeBSD slices exist on one disk drive, fsck recognizes
each slice as separate disk drives.  As a result, fsck -p checks each
slice concurrently.  In addition, this causes kernel panic reported as

Fix: Following patch makes fsck's disk recognization algorithm properly.
 Make multiple FreeBSD slices on one disk drive and describe these
slices in /etc/fstab.
Comment 1 Bruce Evans freebsd_committer 1998-04-20 17:29:53 UTC
State Changed
From-To: open->closed

Fixed in rev.1.8 of fsck/preen.c (-current). 
Fixed in rev. of fsck/preen.c (2.2).