[PC-BSD Testing] not able to dual-boot Windows

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Wed Sep 3 07:06:30 PDT 2008


Casey wrote:
> Casey wrote:
>> I am not able to dual-boot Windows with Beta 1.
>>
>> installed Windows first (Windows 2000) and then Beta 1,  changed the 
>> size of the / partition,  USF2 + Soft Updates,  did not select use 
>> entire disk and ticked boot loader -- dual-booting with 1 Hard Drive.
>>
>> boot loader has only F1 FreeBSD and no Windows.
>>
>>
>> - Casey
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> I will be running both Windows and PC-BSD in dual-boot,  Beta 1 does not 
> detect Windows is there.


Your windows partition is still there correct? Can you see it when you 
boot the system, and look in /dev?

Maybe this is a new bug with the BSD boot loader, maybe grab a copy of 
GAG and install to see if you can now boot both Win / BSD:

http://gag.sourceforge.net/


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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
http://www.pcbsd.com


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