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Old 02-05-2006, 06:37 AM   #1
Crazed_Ape
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uninstalling linux and grub


hey i have debian 3.1 on a secondary hdd i need to uninstall debian from that hdd to give to my brother i formated the disk using windows disk management it got rid of debian but did totaly get rid of grub grub how do i uninstall grub as well?

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Old 02-05-2006, 07:49 AM   #2
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just run fixmbr under xp to reinstall the xp boot sector.

makes me laugh.. "fixmbr" as if it was broken by not having their shitty bootloader there...
 
Old 02-05-2006, 10:14 AM   #3
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You can also wipe the disk...

But--depending on what it will be used for, you might not have to do anything. eg, if Windows is installed, it will automatically overwrite the mbr
 
  


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