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Re: [opensuse] 10.3 install trouble
  • From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2007 20:04:41 -0500
  • Message-id: <4750B329.4070008@xxxxxx>
On 2007/11/30 21:26 (GMT) Dave Howorth apparently typed:

On Fri, 2007-11-30 at 21:21 +0100, Anders Johansson wrote:

The 10.3 system installs the boot loader to the partition containing /boot,
leaving a standard MBR that does nothing except hand over to the partition
marked "bootable" in the partition table.

Thanks for this. It's useful. Is there anywhere I can read more?

http://en.opensuse.org/Bugs/grub
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Master_Boot_Record
http://www.pcguide.com/ref/hdd/file/struct_Boot.htm
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