>>> Well, if guessing is a function
>>> guess_size(disk_size, block_size)
>>> then we would be able to do the same on an image file. Christian, would
>>> that work?
>> I think that the geometry values can not always be guessed correctly based on
>> block_size and disk_size.
>> Stefan, can you clarify that?
>> If we cannot reliably guess the geometry based on blocksize and size, I
>> still think
>> that we should use the host values, e.g. after checking that BIODASDINFO2
> Yeah, but only if it's always possible to force a specific geometry through
> the command line - otherwise reproducability suffers.
That is already possible, with the exception of the sector part of the geometry
(see the other
patch :-) )