Dual Boot Windows 7 FreeBSd 8.3
jerrymc at msu.edu
Wed May 23 22:46:23 UTC 2012
On Wed, May 23, 2012 at 07:32:06PM -0300, Mario Lobo wrote:
> On Wednesday 23 May 2012 18:49:06 Jerry McAllister wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I have been searching through questions and forums for information
> > on dual booting FreeBSD 8.3 on a machine with Windows 7 already on it.
> > My problem is that the posts seem to go around in circles and be
> > contradictory. I am not sure which to believe.
> > My new machine has two disk drives. Windows 7 is on ad0 and I want
> > to put FreeBSD 8.3 on ad1, leaving W7 as is. So, I don't even have
> > to shrink a primary slice to do this.
> > Thank you,
> > ////jerry
> > _______________________________________________
> Since each system is going to be on different physical drives, why don't you
> make things easy for you and just use the BIOS boot menu to choose which
> drive to boot from?
That surely seems the hard way. Why interrupt the boot and go
in to the BIOS every time when that is all provided for in the
> Mario Lobo
> FreeBSD since 2.2.8 [not Pro-Audio.... YET!!] (99% winblows FREE)
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