[Ubuntu-be] C D E ... Microsoft partitions
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Sun Apr 29 23:48:29 BST 2007
Op vrijdag 27-04-2007 om 21:34 uur [tijdzone +0200], schreef Paul
> Jan Claeys wrote:
> > Op vrijdag 27-04-2007 om 10:20 uur [tijdzone +0200], schreef Paul
> > Cobbaut:
> >> The system partition (ntldr, boot.ini, ntdetect.com) must be
> >> the active primary partition (*).
> > As 'ntldr' is de NT bootloader, this is clearly the boot partition...
> >> The boot partition (with the winnt or windows folder) can be anything
> >> else (but is usually the same in a single-boot), even a dynamic
> >> volume.
> > This partition contains the (operating) system, so I would call it the
> > system partition...
> i agree with you, but Microsoft does not:
Well, this isn't windows-be at lists.microsoft but
ubuntu-be at lists.ubuntu ;-)
But seriously, these MS names are really unlogical, and they don't
change what I was saying about partition naming under Windows.
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