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Old 11-18-2006, 12:56 PM   #1
wc5b
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How do I get GRUB Dual Boot


I installed FC6 via HTTP after not being able to get the disks to install on one system in the household. It appears to have installed, but I never got the option to dual boot and now it just boots into windows.

I do an linux rescue but no matter what I do to GRUB INSTALL, all I get is an error that states "Does not have cooresponding BIOS drive".

Looking for help on this one.

Thanks
Tom
 
Old 11-18-2006, 02:06 PM   #2
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Well, the bootloader should be installed on the MBR of the drive you boot to. This means /dev/sda or /dev/hda, whichever your drive is called. Perhaps try a new install of grub and manually specify the destination.
 
Old 11-19-2006, 01:19 AM   #3
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you can come into linux rescue by the first cd ,and mount windows's boot partition , then copy the first section of boot by "dd" order ,at last add c:/linuxfc6.lin="fc6" in the boot loader.if you don't know how to do ,you'd better watch fc's documentation.
 
  


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