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Date:      Mon, 17 Apr 1995 14:15:41 -0700 (PDT)
From:      bmk@dtr.com
To:        u509264@csi.UOttawa.CA (Dan Houle)
Cc:        questions@FreeBSD.org
Subject:   Re: Remove the BSD MBR
Message-ID:  <199504172115.OAA18832@dtr.com>
In-Reply-To: <9504171837.AA06567@csia.csi.uottawa.ca> from "Dan Houle" at Apr 17, 95 02:37:56 pm

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> I'm in the process of setting up FreeBSD but I'v encountered a problem.  I
> installed the MBR but since I'm using os/2 i don't need it.  I've tried
> everything I could think of to remove it, but without success.  There is
> no option in the BSD fdisk to remove it either.  How can this be done? 
> Help would be greatly appreciated.

[This is a FAQ]

>From DOS, do FDISK /MBR.  This will restore a DOS MBR, and will allow
you to boot from the primary partition (Set it to point to your Boot
Manager partition).

I'm not sure if the OS/2 FDISK is capable of doing this or not - I
havent used OS/2 in years.




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