Start in windows xp and use bootpart from:
List your partition of your disks with this tool and have look where freebsd is
(It is a nice freeware tool and you don't risk any damage to the partition table!) You
can than create with Bootpart a 512 byte file that contains an image of your freebsd
boot sector. Bootpart will copie it to c:\ (for example). It can even add the correct
text string and references to your newly created (for example) freebsd.bin file in
---- Messages dŽorigine ----
De: Ion-Mihai Tetcu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Date: jeudi, janvier 15, 2004 5:22 pm
Objet: Re: dual-booting with xp
> On Thu, 15 Jan 2004 11:15:02 -0500
> Duane Winner <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I am trying to install FreeBSD 4.9 on a machine that already has XP
> > installed. It has 3 SCSI drives. I would like to keep XP on the
> first> drive, and install FreeBSD on the third drive and make it
> > What's the easiest way?
> You're way.
> > When I installed, I made a slice on the 3rd disk (using entire
> disk) and
> > created my partitions there. I also selected the FreeBSD
> bootmanager,> but it doesn't seem to write to the first disk, so
> now when I reboot, I
> > don't get a bootmanager menu at all, but go right into XP every
> Write it to the first disk also:
> # sysinstall
> -> Configure -> Fdisk -> select the first disk -> (q) fdisk without
> touching anything -> BootMng [Enter] -> exit sysinstall
> or see the FAQ; you could boot it with XP loader to.
> Unregistered ;) FreeBSD user
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