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NEWFS_SYSVBFS(8)					    BSD System Manager's Manual 					  NEWFS_SYSVBFS(8)

newfs_sysvbfs -- construct a new System V Boot File System SYNOPSIS
newfs_sysvbfs [-FZ] [-s sectors] special DESCRIPTION
newfs_sysvbfs builds a System V boot file system on the specified special. If it is a device, the size information will be taken from the disk label and before running newfs_sysvbfs the disk must be labeled using disklabel(8); the proper fstype is ``SysVBFS''. Otherwise, the size must be specified on the command line. The following arguments are supported: -F Create file system to a regular file. -s sectors Create file system with specified number of disk sectors. -Z Fill file with zeroes instead of creating a sparse file. SEE ALSO
disklabel(5), disktab(5), disklabel(8), diskpart(8) HISTORY
A newfs_sysvbfs command first appeared in NetBSD 4.0. BUGS
The sysvbfs support is still experimental and there are few sanity checks. BSD
April 9, 2009 BSD

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MOUNT_SYSVBFS(8)					    BSD System Manager's Manual 					  MOUNT_SYSVBFS(8)

mount_sysvbfs -- mount a System V Boot File System SYNOPSIS
mount_sysvbfs [-o options] special node DESCRIPTION
The mount_sysvbfs command attaches the System V Boot File System on the special device on to the file system tree at point node. Both special and node are converted to absolute paths before use. This command is normally executed by mount(8) at boot time. The options are as follows: -o Options are specified with a -o flag followed by a comma separated string of options. See the mount(8) man page for possible options and their meanings. SEE ALSO
mount(2), unmount(2), fstab(5), mount(8) HISTORY
A mount_sysvbfs command first appeared in NetBSD 4.0. BUGS
The sysvbfs support is still experimental and there are few sanity checks, so it is possible for a corrupted file system to cause a crash. BSD
September 21, 2005 BSD
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