Re: extended partitions

Marek Michalkiewicz (
Tue, 10 Oct 1995 16:30:53 +0100 (MET)
> I did some research for my new fdisk, and came up with the
> following list. (By the way, additions and corrections are
> welcome - many names are just meaningless labels for me

> 42 Linux swap (sharing disk with DRDOS)

42 is also used by recent versions of SFS (1.17 at least),
an encrypted filesystem driver for DOS on 386+ PCs, written
by Peter Gutmann (too bad there is no Linux version yet,
although the loopback device driver might be a good start).