ext2fsd is working well and I can see my linux partition through windows just fine. Only problem is unable to boot it since just installed it over a stripe that no linux boot cd is able to see. Anyone know of a way to use ext2fsd or a related tool to extract the first 512k of the partition.
I was planning to just log into a rescue mode and do a dd if=/dev/sda3 of=sda3_boot.imb bs=512 count=1 but all the rescue mode does is show me each individual member of the stripe and of course the boot sector is unreadable and spread across multiple unreadable drives.
I kinda want to keep the stupid windows boot sector in place for other reasons... though I am reconsidering just sticking grub on the mbr and hoping for the best..
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