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Re: cannot boot XP after shrinking partition

From: Alex Stovboun
Subject: Re: cannot boot XP after shrinking partition
Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2004 08:39:18 -0700 (PDT)

> On Sun, Sep 05, 2004 at 09:11:40PM -0700, Alex
> Stovboun wrote:
> > Using parted-1.6.12-2 I shrank my windows
> partition
> > (/dev/hda1) to make some space for Fedora. After
> that
> > I cannot boot windows XP (it just hangs forewer
> right
> > after the GRUB's boot command). Also, when trying
> to
> > mount /dev/hda1 in linux, this error msg shows up:
> > 
> > mount: wrong fs type, bad option, bad superblock
> on
> > /dev/hda1, or too many mounted file systems
> Ouch.  What does Parted's check command say?
> What did you type to resize the partition?  Was the
> partition mounted?
> (Hopefully Parted doesn't have any problems left
> checking this...)
> Thanks,
> Andrew

Parted's check says nothing... 
I used "resize" to shrink the partition. Partition was
not mounted.


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