Re: patch: partition type f

Miquel van Smoorenburg (
16 Jan 1998 23:53:21 +0100

In article <>,
Janet Walz <jwalz@Radix.Net> wrote:
>Right. Just that the kernel patch alone won't solve people's problems.
>>The patch to fdisk should be as trivial as this one.
>No, because fdisk is written with lots of explicit references to type 5
>(not even recognizing Linux's type 85)

That must be a very old version. Recent version of cfdisk and fdisk
reckognize both 05 and 85. I sent the patch to the upstream authors
over a year ago.


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