reducing Windows Vista to install FreeBSD dual-boot

Matthias Apitz guru at
Fri May 8 08:28:37 UTC 2009

El día Wednesday, May 06, 2009 a las 03:56:41PM +0200, Leslie Jensen escribió:

> I've done this a few times and the best procedure is to use the Parted 
> magic CD and resize the partition. The Vista shrink tool is not 
> something I would recommend. You don't have to think of defragging when 
> you use Parted Magic.

I did it with Pmagic 4.0 and Vista is now in its jail of 50 GByte and I
have around 180 GByte for FreeBSD CURRENT.

I still have to look for and install EasyBCD to be able to boot CURRENT
after the installation...



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