Mounting more than 2TB under FreeBSD
Posted by Gurpreet Singh on 22 August 2011 03:43 AM
How to mount partitions more thatn 2TB under FreeBSD.
Run following commands
camcontrol rescan all ( to see DAS in FreeBSD)
The clear any MBRs on the DAS RAID.
dd if=/dev/zero of= /dev/da1 bs=16384 count=16
Create a gpt label.
gpt create /dev/da1
gpt add /dev/da1
Make a new file system.
newfs –u /dev/da1p1
mkdir /storage (any directory to mount DAS)
mount /dev/da1p1 /storage
df –h ( to see DAS has been mounted successfully)