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Re: Hidden partition - probs.

From: David Damerell
Subject: Re: Hidden partition - probs.
Date: Wed, 02 May 2001 11:51:13 +0100

On Wed, 2 May 2001, Andrew Clausen wrote:
>David Damerell wrote:
>> But Windoze does have a bad habit of sometimes picking up on an ext2
>> partition and assigning it a drive letter (and I wish I knew why!)
>It does?!  When you say ext2 partition, you mean type 0x83?

Yes, absolutely.

>I have never heard of this.  Do you know anyone with a computer
>that does this?

Yes, me; I've seen it on two separate machines here. In at least one
case I checked the partition type was 83 very carefully.

David Damerell, Computer Officer, Department of Chemistry, Cambridge
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   These are my opinions, not those of the Department as a whole.

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