[PC-BSD Testing] 9.0 Install GPT partitioning

Arthur A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Sat Feb 26 18:38:50 PST 2011


On 02/26/2011 8:27 PM, Brodey Dover wrote:
> Hello all,
>
> Has someone successfully installed PC-BSD alongside Windows Vista/7? I 
> used to have a Windows 7/PC-BSD setup and I seem to recall that the 
> installer was able to identify the partitions on the GPT'd drive just 
> fine but I could be wrong. Right now I see the reserved space and 
> another slice ada0p2 at the full size of my drive...which is wrong. I 
> should be seeing two partitions 400GB (for Windows) and 200GB (for 
> PC-BSD 9).
>
> Regards,
> Brodey Dover

Brodey,

Remeber that Win 7 (Vista too?) puts a 100MB "utility" partition at the 
beginning of the disk. It's hidden though.

Arthur


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