[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [PATCH] gptsync

From: Isaac Dupree
Subject: Re: [PATCH] gptsync
Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2009 15:49:48 -0400
User-agent: KMail/1.10.4 (Linux/2.6.27-11-generic; KDE/4.1.4; x86_64; ; )

Peter Cros wrote:
> I don't think it is compatible with current MBR/GPT hybrid ?partitioning on
> intel macs for grub-pc booting.

well, it doesn't necessarily order the partitions in the same way as e.g. 
rEFIt gptsync does, but that's because this GRUB implementation gives you more 
control!  You can even pick different MBR-partition-configurations, before 
booting different OSes.

Vladimir Serbinenko wrote:
> Here there are 2 differences. First partition type for hfs+ isn't
> autodetected, I will fix this, just I thought it ws unnecessary AFAIK every
> OS which understands HFS+ understands GPT.

At least Mac OS X 10.3 and earlier don't understand GPT, and it actually makes 
a difference with Apple's "target disk mode"!  And there may be a few other 


reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]