My 4GB HDD is dying. I need to transfer it ASAP to another HDD. I
tried copying it to an 8.4GB HDD I had lying around. I used Partition
Magic (hereby PM) to copy all partitions and at first all seemed well.
But when I tried to boot using the new HDD, it refused. I used Linux's
fdisk to view it and was surprised that Linux's "Extended" partition
(id=5)is not the same as the one PM placed while copying the various
partitions (id=f). I corrected it, but I am still having problem
copying the /boot partition so that it would ...