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Re: [linux-dell-laptops] Re: LILO/GRUB in MBR or /boot - pros and cons?

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  • Stephen Lau
    winnt/2k/xp uses its own suspend to disk/hibernate file scheme...it doesn t use a separate partition system the way linux does. it hibernates to a file on the
    Message 1 of 9 , Aug 2, 2002
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      winnt/2k/xp uses its own suspend to disk/hibernate file scheme...it doesn't use
      a separate partition system the way linux does. it hibernates to a file on the
      windows filesystem.

      -steve

      On Fri, Aug 02, 2002 at 03:05:45PM -0000, epark wrote:
      > --- In linux-dell-laptops@y..., Rick Green <rtg@a...> wrote:
      > > 'active partition' flag, so if you wish to implement s2d, you must
      > > use a MBR such as the old DOS loader which supports this algorithm.
      >
      > Hi Rick,
      >
      > Do you know whether NTLDR supports that 'active partition' flag? I'd
      > assume yes, otherwise s2d wouldn't work under WinNT/2K/XP, right?
      >
      > Cheers,
      > Ed
      > Linux Guide: http://geocities.com/epark/linux
      >

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