Diff for /wikisrc/guide/exinst.mdwn between versions 1.5 and 1.6

version 1.5, 2013/03/24 17:59:40 version 1.6, 2015/06/19 19:18:31
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 NetBSD uses its own partition scheme, called a *disklabel*, which is stored at  NetBSD uses its own partition scheme, called a *disklabel*, which is stored at
 the start of the MBR partition. In the next few steps you will create a  the start of the MBR partition. In the next few steps you will create a
 [disklabel(5)](http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?disklabel+5+NetBSD-5.0.1+i386)  [[!template id=man name="disklabel" section="5"]]
 and set the sizes of the NetBSD partitions, or use existing partition sizes, as  and set the sizes of the NetBSD partitions, or use existing partition sizes, as
 shown here:  shown here:
   
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 swap) works fine with NetBSD, and there is little need to change this. The  swap) works fine with NetBSD, and there is little need to change this. The
 previous figure shows how to change the size of the swap partition to 600 MB.  previous figure shows how to change the size of the swap partition to 600 MB.
 Changing `/tmp` to reside on a *RAM disk*  Changing `/tmp` to reside on a *RAM disk*
 ([mfs(8)](http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?mfs+8+NetBSD-5.0.1+i386)) for  ([[!template id=man name="mfs" section="8"]]) for
 extra speed may be a good idea. Other partition schemes may use separate  extra speed may be a good idea. Other partition schemes may use separate
 partitions for `/var`, `/usr` and/or `/home`, but you should use your own  partitions for `/var`, `/usr` and/or `/home`, but you should use your own
 experience to decide if you need this.  experience to decide if you need this.
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 ## The disk preparation process  ## The disk preparation process
   
 After confirming that sysinst should prepare the disk, it will run  After confirming that sysinst should prepare the disk, it will run
 [disklabel(8)](http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?disklabel+8+NetBSD-5.0.1+i386)  [[!template id=man name="disklabel" section="8"]]
 to create the NetBSD partition layout and  to create the NetBSD partition layout and
 [newfs(8)](http://netbsd.gw.com/cgi-bin/man-cgi?newfs+8+NetBSD-5.0.1+i386) to  [[!template id=man name="newfs" section="8"]] to
 create the file systems on the disk.  create the file systems on the disk.
   
 After preparing the NetBSD partitions and their filesystems, the next question  After preparing the NetBSD partitions and their filesystems, the next question

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