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Date:      Sun, 29 Jun 2003 21:41:41 +1000
From:      Quinn Ellis <>
Subject:   Re: WIN2000 & FreeBSD
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001c33e27$b7241df0$13552ad4@netgen>

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At 11:06 PM 28/06/2003 +0400, you wrote:
>How can I install WIN2000 and FreeBSD on one machine. The reason is in 
>this: the FreeBSD loader cannot see WIN2000 fs, and WIN 2000 loader can't 
>see FreEBSD fs. If you can, send me your reply in russian :)

Firstly, freebsd can see NTFS, but not write to it.

You need to partition up your hard drive, 1 for windows, and several for 
FreeBSD (Read more in the Handbook).

I have them on two seperate hard disks, and use the 'gag' bootloader on my 
primary drive, with windows 2000, which will reconises both partitions and 
loads the appropriate one.


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