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From: Mathieu Bruneau
Subject: Re: GNU GRUB
Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2004 05:13:48 -0500
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Håkon Løvdal wrote:

The following command will completly wipe out any boot loaders.
It will not insert a new valid boot loader, but at leat it will
remove Grub :)
Boot with a linux boot disk or CD and run the following command:
"dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/hda bs=446 count=1"
I always tought the complete mbr was 512 bytes long ? But whatever that will do the job or erasing it beyond normal readibility!

Very important, write command exactly as stated above.
Note that "/dev/hda" assumes that the disk is primary master.

BR Håkon Løvdal

Mathieu Bruneau
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