This is not life or death, but it would help to know whats gone wrong.
We have a small IDE based 2003 server, this server was backed up using V2i protector. When I restore the image to another server, which happens to have SCSI, all I get is "disk read error" Now I can confirm that 2003 does have all the scsi drivers inbuilt, I have also booted with BartsPE and can read the disk and contents fine. I have checked the boot.ini and that is correct.
And the disks are fine on the destination server.