Posted Mar 19, 2004 14:41 UTC (Fri) by corbet
In reply to: Partition problem
Parent article: Lots of SCSI disks
Block drivers are blissfully ignorant of partitions - in 2.6. Occasionally somebody brings up the idea of moving partition handling out entirely, all the way to user space. That probably will not happen, though; things like booting from an arbitrary partition get increasingly hard when you do that.
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