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Old 05-30-04, 12:45 AM   #4
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Default Re: Fedora Core 2 and dual-booting

yea... /mbr isn't documented, but they teach it in the A+ class. people who are computer technitions are idiots, it's because that's what they are taught to be. of course, i already knew the material, i just wanted to take the class to "prove" i did, lol.

i never had any trouble with the /mbr switch, but then again, i've not delt much with the mbr. after 2 lilo messups that rendered my system useless, i converted to grub. this is the only time i ever used the /mbr switch, heh.

i think the mbr is an essential part of a computer that is highly neglected by windows.
hardware murdered so far: geforce 5900u, deceised: sat on it. geforce 6600gt deceised: improperly mounted heatsink. 3 asus a7n8x-e deluxe motherboards, deceised: unsure. mobile amd xp2600 processor, deceised: chipped core due to compusa heatsink. dfi lanparty ultra b, deceised: unsure, third memory bank went out. samsung cd burner 48x40x48, deceised: unsure, will only read pressed cd's very slowly. samsung TH552C dvd burner (dual layer), deceised: same as other samsung . 10gb seagate 5200rpm drive, deceised: tried fixing a pin that was pushed into the drive by inserting an ide cable upside down. 40gb maxtor drive, deceised: maxtor manufacturer. 80gb western digital, deceised: unnatural causes. swan xt10, deceised: brutal pre-meditated murder, even video taped (it wasn't y2k compliant). logitech mx510, deceised: death by electricution. ati remote wonder, deceised: death by electricution.
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