On Mon, Mar 02, 2009 at 09:16:02AM -0500, Tsu-Fan Cheng wrote: > Hi all, > I format a ext disk (UFS) and transfer some files into it, hand it > over to my friend who has a macbook. He complained the macbook can't > read it. I don't have a mac on hand, I wonder if there is any utility > that will help a mac to read a BSD, thanks!!
Macs use GUID partition tables. These are supported by the GENERIC FreeBSD kernel (at least in 7.1). You'll need the gpt(8) program to make them. The following link is a kind of HOWTO: http://forums.freebsd.org/archive/index.php/t-1305.html Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
Description: PGP signature