[PC-BSD Testing] Two problems

Arthur A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Fri Jun 17 19:54:21 PDT 2011


I thought I read that Windows was the the first partition?

Arthur


> Hello,
>
> why do you think it's not a logical partition.
>
> I choose for use the whole disk so I think that the installer makes 
> the partitions the right way.
>
> Roelof
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Date: Fri, 17 Jun 2011 15:36:55 -0500
> From: A-Koziol at neiu.edu
> To: testing at lists.pcbsd.org
> Subject: Re: [PC-BSD Testing] Two problems
>
> On 06/17/2011 3:28 PM, Roelof Wobben wrote:
>
>
>     I've not done any playing with EasyBCD. Did it detect the FreeBSD
>     partition correctly? What is the exact text error you get when it
>     tries to boot?
>
>
>     It looks like it.
>     I have this choice:
>     partition 1 (0xa5 - 57Gib)
>     The exact message is
>     boot error
>     Roelof
>
>
> Correct me if I am wrong but doesn't BSD need to reside on a primary 
> partition? I don't recall reading that it can be booted off a logical 
> partition. At the very least, the bootloader has to be on the primary 
> partition.
>
> Arthur
>
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