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Date:      Fri, 9 Jan 2009 09:53:51 -0500
From:      "Grant Peel" <gpeel@thenetnow.com>
To:        "Michael Copeland" <michael.copeland@gmail.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: FreeBSD Boot Manager
Message-ID:  <6AEDCF9BC41A4571BCF2FE7F7D5F4376@GRANTPC>
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Hi Mike,

I am not at all sure whate you are suggesting here?

What I am asking, is, somehting like:

Can I reboot the machine with the FreeBSD install disk, and using the 
sysinstall utility, reinstall the freebsd boot manger so I wind up with:

F1 Windows
F2 FreeBSD
F5 Disk1

-Grant



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Michael Copeland" <michael.copeland@gmail.com>
To: "Grant Peel" <gpeel@thenetnow.com>
Cc: <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Sent: Friday, January 09, 2009 9:44 AM
Subject: Re: FreeBSD Boot Manager


> why not just add loader or whatever to the windows boot loader.. unless 
> you specifically need fbsd boot manager
>
> Grant Peel wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> For those that have been following this thread:
>>
>> I now have Norton GoBack uninstalled and un-hooked from the MBR
>> -Had to go to Symantec and get a rescue disk,
>> -The rescue disk tried to un-hook GOBAck from the MBR,
>>    -It found the MBR borken (due to the FreeBSD Boot Manager install),
>>        -So the rescue disk ran all night restoring the original C-Drive,
>>
>> -As of this morning, I once again have a bottoable windows system,
>> -FreeBSD 6.4 is intalled, but,
>>
>> -I have not boot manager so I cant get to the FReeBSD installation.
>>
>> Can someone (please!) explain how to install the FreeBSD boot manager 
>> again?
>>
>> THanks all,
>>
>> -Grant
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Steve Bertrand" <steve@ibctech.ca>
>> To: "Grant Peel" <gpeel@thenetnow.com>
>> Cc: "Kurt Buff" <kurt.buff@gmail.com>; <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
>> Sent: Thursday, January 08, 2009 9:39 PM
>> Subject: Re: FreeBSD Boot Manager
>>
>>
>>> Grant Peel wrote:
>>>> So then,
>>>>
>>>> IF we are able to restore the Windows MBR, and boot into windows, 
>>>> should
>>>> we not be able to boot the machine with a bootable FreeBSD disk, then,
>>>> use Sysinstall to restore the FreeBSD boot manager?
>>>
>>> Yes, that is exactly what I was getting at.
>>>
>>> Steve
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