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CONFIG_BSD_DISKLABEL: BSD disklabel (FreeBSD partition tables) support

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The Linux kernel configuration item CONFIG_BSD_DISKLABEL has multiple definitions:

BSD disklabel (FreeBSD partition tables) support found in block/partitions/Kconfig

The configuration item CONFIG_BSD_DISKLABEL:

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FreeBSD uses its own hard disk partition scheme on your PC. It requires only one entry in the primary partition table of your disk and manages it similarly to DOS extended partitions, putting in its first sector a new partition table in BSD disklabel format. Saying Y here allows you to read these disklabels and further mount FreeBSD partitions from within Linux if you have also said Y to "UFS file system support", above. If you don't know what all this is about, say N.

BSD disklabel (FreeBSD partition tables) support found in fs/partitions/Kconfig

The configuration item CONFIG_BSD_DISKLABEL:

Help text

FreeBSD uses its own hard disk partition scheme on your PC. It requires only one entry in the primary partition table of your disk and manages it similarly to DOS extended partitions, putting in its first sector a new partition table in BSD disklabel format. Saying Y here allows you to read these disklabels and further mount FreeBSD partitions from within Linux if you have also said Y to "UFS file system support", above. If you don't know what all this is about, say N.

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