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<H2><A NAME="s5">5. Compatibility</A></H2>

<H2><A NAME="ss5.1">5.1 Hardware compatibility</A>
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<P>Smart BootManager supports the Intel i386 platform only. 
Extended Int 13h (LBA standard) for Large disk (over 8G) is supported.
Old CHS standard is supported as well.
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<H2><A NAME="ss5.2">5.2 Known bugs of Smart Boot Manager 3.0</A>
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<P>There are following known bugs available in current version:
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<LI>I found that there are some kind of mother boards that have buggy BIOS's, 
which can cause Smart Boot Manager to fail to find all of the 
drives and partitions.</LI>
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<H2><A NAME="ss5.3">5.3 Compatible OSes</A>
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<P>The following OSes are tested to be able to boot via Smart BootManager:
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<LI>GNU/Linux x86</LI>
<LI>FreeBSD</LI>
<LI>BeOS</LI>
<LI>OS/2</LI>
<LI>Solaris x86 (only Solaris 8 was tested)</LI>
<LI>Novell Netware</LI>
<LI>Microsoft DOS, Windows 9x, Windows NT and Windows 2000</LI>
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<P>Other Operating Systems should be supported as well, but I have not had a
chance to test them. If you can test them, please let me know the results.
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