On Fri, 18 Mar 2016, Guido Falsi wrote:
On 03/18/16 17:54, José Pérez wrote:
maybe it's because of this:
There is a problem with this though, we have howtos suggesting 64K for
the size of the freebsd-boot gpt partition:
now that size isn't sufficient anymore. We should at least update these
I have always recommended using the largest possible size for the
bootcode partition, 512K. There is no reason to go with a smaller size,
the space savings are insignificant. It is safe to guess that bootcode
will never get smaller.
I also recommend starting the first real partition at 1M. This also is
Here are my instructions:
The wiki should be updated. Better yet, that section should be removed
and the corrected procedure shown in the Handbook.
Also repartitioning could be problematic in certain scenarios. I think
this change should be at least published in UPDATING and maybe also in
the future release notes for 11.0.
Personally I'll find a way of reorganizing my disks to fit this change,
but it's something that could byte users.
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