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SubjectRe: over 5Gb missing from a 13.5Gb disk
Previously Kristofer T. Karas wrote:
> Try playing around with the disk geometry parameters in
> your BIOS to change the large/normal/lba setting until you achieve
> those values.

Unfortunately that's not an option with my BIOS.. it doesn't even show
you what it thinks the disk geometry is. I'm also not convinced that
that is the problem, since the exact same number is also printed
on the disk itself..

> (But note: if you have Windoze installed, you'll need to back up your
> disk and reinstall, as it changes the mappings!)

It's a new and still empty disk, so I don't mind..


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