I don't know, but I don't have the 7.8MB partition.
I only get it when creating a disk without primary partition. Its not your bootsector, cause I would have that partition. I always create at least one primary partition on each HD to avoid having this partition. (correct me if I am wrong)
TheMajorMMX - Intel P200 MMX @ 225Mhz - V-Tech (PcPartner) Baby-AT mb w/ Intel Triton TX chipset - Nvidia Riva TNT2 M64 w/ 16MB - 256MB M-Tec SDRAM - Still running.....