9.0-BETA1 installer glithcies (i386)
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Sun Aug 21 20:42:46 UTC 2011
2011/8/21 Kevin Oberman <kob6558 at gmail.com>:
> 2011/8/21 Lev Serebryakov <lev at freebsd.org>:
>> Hello, Nathan.
>> You wrote 21 августа 2011 г., 20:53:22:
>>> GPT is bootable on all x86 systems, with either EFI or BIOS, and is now
>> Ok, I was not sure here.
> The Wikipedia article on GUID Partition Table states that Windows only supports
> GPT boot when the system is a EFI system and is 64-bit Windows, Vista or newer.
> Windows-32 will not boot from a GPT disk.
> I know Wikipedia is not always right, but it matches my limited experience.
Since this is the FreeBSD list, we are talking about booting FreeBSD
from GPT partitioned disks. FreeBSD supports booting from both
PC/BIOS and EFI Systems.
If you want to dual boot between FreeBSD and Windows, then you will
need a MBR Partitioned disk.
> R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer - Retired
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