Copying Windows system using Linux

Julio Recalde julio at
Tue Nov 28 07:56:56 PST 2000

Is there a way to fill out the MBR with some custom image, like doing a dd
if=[something pointing to MBR] of=dos-boot.img and then do a dd
if=dos-boot.img of=[something pointing to MBR] to restore it?

> I don't think it can do an fdisk /mbr, as that would wipe out lilo, 
> which sys c: doesn't do. 

		Julio J. Recalde L.

Lejre, 28/11/00

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