[Trac-bugs] [PC-BSD Trac] #275: NTFS filesystem detected as FAT or msdosfs

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Tue Mar 2 08:42:01 PST 2010


#275: NTFS filesystem detected as FAT or msdosfs
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 Reporter:  Goette         |       Owner:     
     Type:  System Defect  |      Status:  new
 Priority:  major          |   Milestone:  8.1
Component:  System Tool    |     Version:  8.0
 Keywords:                 |  
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Comment(by Goette):

 The filesystem is not show properly with the commands:

 'sudo sfdisk /dev/ad0' described ad0s1 as fat

 'sudo fdisk /dev/ad0' shows:

 {{{
 ******* Working on device /dev/ad0 *******
 parameters extracted from in-core disklabel are:
 cylinders=193821 heads=16 sectors/track=63 (1008 blks/cyl)

 Figures below won't work with BIOS for partitions not in cyl 1
 parameters to be used for BIOS calculations are:
 cylinders=193821 heads=16 sectors/track=63 (1008 blks/cyl)

 Media sector size is 512
 Warning: BIOS sector numbering starts with sector 1
 Information from DOS bootblock is:
 The data for partition 1 is:
 sysid 12 (0x0c),(DOS or Windows 95 with 32 bit FAT (LBA))
     start 63, size 57239532 (27948 Meg), flag 80 (active)
         beg: cyl 0/ head 1/ sector 1;
         end: cyl 1023/ head 254/ sector 63

 }}}

 The partition is NTFS (Windows XP SP3)

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