On 8/11/07, Aaron Konstam <akonstam(a)sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> I realized I might not need gparted, fdisk might be able to do it. I
> could try to set /dev/sda to type 17 (hidden HPFS/NTFS) -- I just
> tried it with the (empty) NTFS partition on /dev/sda3. Question:
> changing a partition's type shouldn't alter any of its data, should
> Thks again,
No the XP partition should be type 7.
Sorry, I guess I didn't express myself right. I just tried setting
/dev/sda3 as type 17 to see if messing with it would be trivial. What
I was asking was if it would work with my "live" Linux partitions
(/dev/sda). I'll try it tomorrow, after backing up what I've
installed so far.