> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Alexander Best <arundel@free...>
> To: rank1seeker@gmai... > Cc: hackers@free... > Date: Fri, 27 May 2011 13:47:54 +0000
> Subject: Re: Active slice, only for a next boot
>> On Fri May 27 11, rank1seeker@gmai... wrote:
>>> Idea is ...
>>> I have i.e; 3 slices, of which first is active.
>>> Now I wana set slice 2 active, but only for a one/next boot.
>>> Once slice 2 is booted and system is shutdown or rebooted, once again,
> first slice is active and booted, without user's intervention.
>>> Is this possible or should be implemented?
>> take a look at the gpart(8) manual, expecially the ATTRIBUTES section. if
>> are running with a GPT scheme you can use the "bootonce" attribute to do
>> exactly what you asked for.
> Thanls, but I need it for MBR.