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Date:      Sat, 05 Oct 1996 12:35:52 -0400 (EDT)
From:      wb2oyc@cyberenet.net
To:        dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu
Cc:        Doug White <dwhite@gdi.uoregon.edu>, questions@freebsd.com
Subject:   Re: boot problem ?
Message-ID:  <XFMail.961005124450.wb2oyc@cyberenet.net>
In-Reply-To: <Pine.BSI.3.94.961004194610.1279A-100000@gdi.uoregon.edu>

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On 04-Oct-96 Doug White wrote:
>>On Fri, 4 Oct 1996 wb2oyc@cyberenet.net wrote:
>
>In any case, to reinstall the boot manager:
>
>1)  If you are running Windows95 or NT, find a DOS disk and boot from it.
>Win95 and NT lock the MBR while they are running and won't allow you to
>install the boot manager.
>
>2)  On the CDROM in /tools or at
>ftp://ftp.freebsd.org/pub/FreeBSD/(2.1.5-RELEASE?)/tools there is a
>"bootinst.exe" utility and boot.bin file. Run bootinst.  
>
>3)  Your boot manager is now installed.
>
Thanks Doug; I'll give that a try on Monday morning when I get back
to work!

Paul

>FreeBSD also provides the OS-BS Boot Manager is booteasy is giving you
>pains.  OS-BS is a bit more robust than booteasy and may help in your
>situaion where booteasy is having trouble finding & booting your disk.
>
>Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
>Internet:  dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu    | Residence Networking Assistant
>http://gladstone.uoregon.edu/~dwhite    | Computer Science Major

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