At Mon, 4 Sep 2006 it looks like Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC composed: > > On Sep 4, 2006, at 8:57 AM, dick hoogendijk wrote: > > > On 03 Sep Chad Leigh -- Shire.Net LLC wrote: > > > > > I am not sure about installing Solaris into an existing partition. > > > > I remember one of the FBSD's (a RC, but still) destroying my partition > > table. That's the reason I ask. I know that I don't have to use the main > > option (that's for the whole disk). But if there are no problems know of > > with the sol installer, than I'm a little less worried. I have no space > > to > > backup my XP and FBSD disk parts (at the moment). > > > > > btw there is a Solaris X86 mail list at http://groups.yahoo.com/ > group/solarisx86/ > > They might be better able to help out in determining the danger of installing > in your situation.
A second drive of course would somewhat give some relief for this install. I have, one a few of my boxes here, a BIOS enabled <F8> key for selecting which disk to boot off of. AMI I believe is the BIOS type. -- Bill Schoolcraft, PO Box 210076, San Francisco, CA 94121 http://wiliweld.com "If happiness is in your destiny, you need not be in a hurry." _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"