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FS#76687 - [os-prober] fails to detect Windows Bootmanager on old BIOS (non-efi) needs ntfs-3g as dependency

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Opened by spychodelics (spychodelics) - Monday, 28 November 2022, 14:48 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Monday, 28 November 2022, 20:57 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
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os-prober fails to detect Windows Bootmanager on old BIOS (non-efi) without nfts-3g, needs installed ntfs-3g to successfully detects Windows 10
Suggest to add ntfs-3g as optional dependency with install info / comment

archlinux installmedium iso -> os-prober detects Windows 10 bootloader
fresh archlinux install -> os-prober does not detect windows 10
fresh archlinux install with added ntfs-3g package -> os-prober detects Windows 10 bootloader

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