Re: [PATCH] msdos: add support for large disks

From: H. Peter Anvin
Date: Sun Mar 07 2010 - 19:12:54 EST

On 03/07/2010 04:09 PM, OGAWA Hirofumi wrote:

It means,

min(size, max(logical_sector_size / 512, 2));

or like this? ("size" is "nr_sects(part) * (logical_sector_size/512)")

This should keep old logic, i.e. if partition is bigger than 1kb, it
uses 1kb for (probably) LILO mentioned by comment.

I don't really know where the 1K cames from, and it isn't necessarily safe, either.

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