On Monday 02 February 2009 07:52:44 William Bulley wrote: > Recently purchased a brand new 2.0 GB secure digital (SD) card. > > When I plugged this into a USB dongle and plugged the USB dongle > into an available USB socket on my FreeBSD 7.0-STABLE system the > output from dmesg(8) reported this: > > da1: 960MB (1967616 512 byte sectors: 64H 32S/T 960C) > > This is much closer to 1.0 GB than 2.0 GB so I at once wondered > if I had been scammed in my purchase of this brand new SD card. > > Once I'd mounted /dev/da1s1 on /mnt, the df(1) command also reported > 960 MB. I then copied a 300+ megabyte file onto /mnt and then ran > the df(1) command again. This time it reported 1.9 GB total and > 1.6 GB available. WHAT IS GOING ON HERE? Am I going crazy?
On a hunch, it's really 1G FAT, 1G HFS ("mac"). You could reformat it using fdisk/newfs. -- Mel Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules and never get to the software part. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"