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    SubjectRe: ULTRA DMA HDD
    As he said, DOS can't handle more than one.  He didn't say anything about
    linux having that limitation.

    On Fri, 3 Oct 1997, Lance Dillon wrote:

    > BYRON VALDIVIESO wrote:
    > >
    > >
    > > AFAIK DOS can't handle more that one Primary Partition, so
    > > you should create Extended one, and some Logical inside of it.
    > >
    > > About optimization of disk space, with FAT16 number of sectors per
    > > cluster depends on size of DOS Partition. Optimal size is 512MB,
    > > but if you want bigger one use up to 1024KB.
    > >
    > >
    >
    > actually, my 2.7g has 4 primary partitions, and no extended. 250 ext2,
    > 950 dos/win95, 24 swap, 1200 ext2
    >
    >
    > lsd
    >

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