[ubuntu-uk] ubuntu cd damaging windows paritions?

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Mon Jan 14 23:05:02 GMT 2008


Sean Miller wrote:
> Re. being warned about "corrupt" disks... how does this happen if you're
> booting from CD?  Surely it would never get near Vista?

I presume he meant he put the disk into a running Vista system, perhaps
prior to asking the machine to reboot.

> Have Microsoft infiltrated the BIOS?

Give them time:-)

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