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Date:      Tue, 15 Dec 1998 08:24:44 -0800 (PST)
From:      "Kevin G. Eliuk" <>
To:        "m.joling" <>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Installing problems
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000201be27a9$efdc48a0$0901a8c0@spd15>

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On Mon, 14 Dec 1998, m.joling wrote:

> Dear Sir,
> After try to install freebsd I delete all partitions in the partion editor .
> Now I using dos fdisk and the hard drive is now 504 MB instead off 8455MB
> I have this also seen partition off 8055MB and I lose somewhere about 504MB
> I cannot  get my hole drive back.
> I want to split the drive in 2 equal partitions. What am i doing wrong?
> 1st section for windows and second one for freeBSD
> Mans Joling

Your is not a software problem it applies to understanding your

First find and read the documentation on installing and setting up your
drive for your particular PC.  Most information can be gotten from the
web particular to the manufacturer.

For installing FreeBSD beside another operating system, download and
read the documentation from in the tutorials section:

"Using FreeBSD with other operating systems" 

I think that will supply all the answers to all your questions and a few
future ones.

                                                  Kevin G. Eliuk

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