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From: Conor Williams <conor.williams@gmail.com>
To: Fans of the OS Plan 9 from Bell Labs <9fans@9fans.net>
Subject: [9fans] Re: iso expanded, mount list (dd) device
Date: Fri, 7 Jul 2023 19:19:23 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAL6pNZ-8UmM5BnrtO20ft-BQDU19yfj1VM1W433h1fev9yrctg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAL6pNZ_3g6Yhfn=QLc-7coqxV5-97qSPib-Lxk=q=crvbfkY4Q@mail.gmail.com>

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ok... thank you Steve, well in...

that particular train of thought leads me to another question...
has you r a'yone an iso.expander for plan9... (ps: i do have anudder way)

ps: am still on the lookout for  a dd arg...
laterz... /c /d 773
pps: overall: looking at a 10/15 minute vm plan9 static os creation...
         with 99.99% automation

On Fri, Jul 7, 2023 at 6:58 PM Conor Williams <conor.williams@gmail.com>

> hello 9fannors...
> i wish to find the device? which the p9 iso file is mounted from...
> (a vm boot (i dont think that matters though...)
> e.g c drive is /dev/sdC0
> /c /ba 7723
> ps: i wish to do a quick back of the (, possibly ramfs, ) temporary / file
> system kind of like a backup of the c drive
> % dd /dev/XXYXX /dev/sdC0/9fat
> pps: would anyone know what might happen if the /dev/XXYXX partition is
> smaller that the C drive... (the /dev/sdC0/9fat is formatted and large and
> ready to go) -- i do realise i can find this out if I know the device...

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  parent reply	other threads:[~2023-07-07 18:19 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-07-07 17:58 [9fans] " Conor Williams
2023-07-07 18:02 ` Steve Simon
2023-07-07 18:19 ` Conor Williams [this message]
2023-07-07 18:27   ` [9fans] " Steve Simon
2023-07-07 18:41     ` Conor Williams
2023-07-07 22:52       ` Conor Williams

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