Kubuntu hoses Windows on HP Pavilion A810n
douglas at intermind.net
Wed Aug 1 01:32:34 UTC 2007
Greg Booth wrote:
> > Is the windows partition a basic NTFS partition or is it the more
> > dynamic volume ? If it's dynamic I think you're in trouble, it
> really doesn't
> > like sharing space.
> > Greg
> I believe it is jut NTFS.
> Doug P
> Not good, have you booted up the live disc and taken a look at the
> partition table there to see what's up ?
I used BootItNG to resize the NTFS partition. There is a 7mb Fat32
partition. I installed Kubuntu, it booted fine but Windows would not
boot. Then I just tried to reset the MBR with BootItNG, which I have
done a dozen imes before on other PC's, and it restored Windows fully,
but not now. Even the (F10) Restore System key doesn't work. Has it
now become dangerous to install Linux?
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