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About partition maps and non-bootable FireWire drives
Authored by: Ptitboul on Feb 03, '06 05:17:02AM
This other hint http://www.macosxhints.com/article.php?story=20030613121738812 also describes how to have simultaneously the pdisk partition map (so you can boot on the disk) and the fdisk partition map (so you can read it on a Windows PC).

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more precise link
Authored by: moritzh on Feb 03, '06 11:24:37AM

That's right, I've been using that method to create a both a HSF+ and a MS-DOS partition that are booth bootable on their respective OS, it's great.

There are very many comments, I was trying to post a link to the proper one, but somehow I just can't figure out how to do it (since it is a comment at the top level, it always displays together with all other top level comments when clicking the link), so here is the manual method: Look for the following comment:

"Authored by: silentaccord on Fri, Apr 15 '05 at 06:32PM"



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