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Old 18 October 2012, 15:21   #15
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Originally Posted by Toni Wilen View Post
Things get hairy when DS _and_ TD64 or NSD is supported. It is very possible that DS returns different disk size than TD64/NSD.

Which one is correct? I don't think it is necessarily the bigger one..
File system does not need disk size. It gets geometry from DOS during mount. It should first check for NSD / TD64 and only if both aren't supported fall back to DS. Then it could try to read the last block of the partition (given by Surfaces/BlocksPerTrack/HighCyl) to check whether DS works or not.
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