Yes, if the drive goes bad both partitions are compromised. Guy On Wednesday, February 26, 2003, at 08:26 PM, Jane Sprando wrote: > I have a question about partitioning a hard drive. I have split my > beige G3 > 6 gig drive into 2 equal ones. One is just called storage and I back > up to > it. The other is my main drive. What happens if that drive goes bad > ---- > does that mean that the other half is trashed, too?