serious injury to partition table of my harddisk?

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serious injury to partition table of my harddisk?

Postby farhanksa » Thu Mar 13, 2003 6:02 am

aoa
i got 98 and rh 7.3 on my hardisk some thing went wrong ......grub error 23 ...........
i tried to install grub again but after booting from bootable cd it didnt find any linux padtiton ..............no partition table there.... fdisk /dev/hda... no partition??
how to recover the etx 3 partiton table???
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Postby fawad » Thu Mar 13, 2003 9:47 pm

If your partition table is b0rked, there's nothing a bootloader can do about it (except maybe compound the problem). Are you sure there are no physical problems with the drive (bad sectors etc.)? I've dual booted with Windows literally countless times without a problem. I bet a google query would turn up some kinda partition recovery tool (probably for dos).
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no physical bad sector

Postby farhanksa » Fri Mar 14, 2003 2:42 am

i never faced any problem for dual...tripple or penta boot
probles is i want to know is tehre any ext3 partiton type recovery sw?
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Postby newbie » Mon Mar 17, 2003 9:10 pm

Serious injury hai yaar koi MERHAM PATTI (first aid) ka intezaam karoo idher forum per kia ker rahay hou. :lol:
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Postby raheel » Tue Mar 25, 2003 12:10 pm

If it's really a partition problem, you might want to check the tool TestDisk, that recovers partition problems.

http://www.cgsecurity.org/index.html?testdisk.html
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