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Re: Initializing USB drive
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Initializing USB drive
- From: "L. V. Lammert" <lvl_(_at_)_omnitec_(_dot_)_net>
- Date: Wed, 20 Apr 2005 13:30:01 -0500
At 06:24 PM 4/20/2005 +0100, John Wright wrote:
On Wed, Apr 20, 2005 at 12:16:41PM -0500, L. V. Lammert wrote:
> Per the thread last week on backup devices, I now have an external 80GB
> drive to use for backup, but I can't finding anything in the man pages or
> archives about initializing except a note that the device would
> sd0i. I'm assuming it would be less-than-optimal to initialize as FAT, so
> can anyone point me towards resources for initializing as standard BSD4.2?
You plug it in, it should appear as sd0 then you initialise it like you did
with raid0 (fdisk, disklabel, newfs).
Nothing is detected when connected.
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