>I?m installing FreeBSD 4.8 on a 8GB HDD, but it has some bad sectors. How
can I tell FreeBSD not to use these bad sectors?

I'm afraid you can't... :(

this is from one of my previous posting
Re: Promise Ultra100 TX2 support broken?
From: "Vitali Malicky" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: "Felix Deichmann" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
References: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2003 16:43:33 +0300

After "clever" HDD's which "burn" the information about their bad blocks by
themselves came to the scene FreeBSD, AFAIK, stopped supporting such a
feature as searching and marking bad blocks....

Good luck!

>Thanks in advance
de nada

>ALfonso Romero

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