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Re: partitioned drive in linux. Windows gives me a phantom drive letter

On Sun, 2005-01-23 at 22:09 -0500, Spongebob wrote:
> Ron Johnson wrote:
> > On Sun, 2005-01-23 at 19:03 -0500, Spongebob wrote:
> >> This is really bizzare.
> >> 
> >> First drive, hda
> >> 1       ext2 (1G)
> >> 
> >> Does anyone have any idea what this is about?
> > 
> > In Win2k, there is
> >   "Control Panel"->"Administrative Tools"->"Computer Management"
> > 
> > That presents a hierarchy, one of the choices of which is
> >    Storage->"Disk Management"
> > 
> > That is the "modern" equivalent of the old DOS FDISK.  It, or where
> > ever it's hidden in your version of Windows, should help.
> I'm using Win98.
> If I have that, what will it do for me? 

It will give you important information which will help to guide
you and/or us towards the answer.

>                                 Will it tell me what's wrong, or 
> let me hide that disk, or something?

Not ever having used Win98, I can't say.  You'll have to do some
exploring yourself in the Control Panel.  Maybe FDISK still exists
on your box.

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA
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