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Re: BIOS workaround for unbootable Windows

From: Szakacsits Szabolcs
Subject: Re: BIOS workaround for unbootable Windows
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2004 14:01:43 +0100 (MET)

On Thu, 11 Nov 2004, Sven Luther wrote:
> Notice that a debian bug report against the parted seems to suggest that
> putting the drive in LBA mode in the BIOS fixes these issues, and that they
> only appear when CHS is selected in the BIOS.

Based on not _one_ but on _many_ reports, this doesn't always work.
However, luckily, it does work quite often, _if_ people know about
it or find this information. Unfortunately my impression is that, 
most don't.

It was discussed several times why BIOS tweak may not work but it's
fundamentally irrelevant.


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