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Re: restore boot block



On Wed, 18 Jun 2003, Richard Black wrote:

> dd if=/dev/hda of=mypartitions skip=466 count=44

this also won't work, since the default block size for dd
is 512 bytes.  you're going to get a *lot* more than you
bargained for.

format of the MBR:

  446 bytes of code
  64 (4x16) bytes partition table
  2 byte signature (x55aa)

rday




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