Re: wfwg 3.11 trashed my partition table
> *- Richard E. Hawkins Esq. wrote about "wfwg 3.11 trashed my partition table"
> | thanks, bill.
> | I tried to install windows for workgroups from diskette on my thinkpad, on the
> | existing dos partition.
> | regardless of what it put on /dev/hda2, it trashed my partition tables.
> | If I reenter the same valued for the partititons, will my e2fs partition
> | survive? or do I have to reinstall.
> See if http://slashdot.org/askslashdot/980823/1311207.shtml
> provides any help. The topic of this discussion is "Corrupted Hard Drive".
thanks; this helped greadly. The answer is, "yes", if you remember the partition information, for the e2fs file system. THe dos fat sectors didn't seem to make it, though :( But i only tried this on the harrd drive, not the zip; i'm still waiting for an answer there
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