LinuxQuestions.org
View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Desktop
User Name
Password
Linux - Desktop This forum is for the discussion of all Linux Software used in a desktop context.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-11-2008, 05:43 PM   #1
threelions66
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2006
Location: Chicago
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
Booting into Xp safe mode on a Fedora / Xp dual boot mahine


Here is a grub.conf config file to dual boot fedora and Xp. Question is how
would I boot into Xp safe mode ?


# grub.conf generated by anaconda
#
# Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file
# NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means that
# all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/, eg.
# root (hd0,1)
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/sda3
# initrd /initrd-version.img
#boot=/dev/sda
default=0
timeout=5
splashimage=(hd0,1)/grub/splash.xpm.gz
hiddenmenu
title Fedora Core (2.6.18-1.2798.fc6)
root (hd0,1)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.18-1.2798.fc6 ro root=LABEL=/ rhgb quiet
initrd /initrd-2.6.18-1.2798.fc6.img
title Windows Xp
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
 
Old 05-11-2008, 05:52 PM   #2
syg00
LQ Veteran
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: Australia
Distribution: Lots ...
Posts: 12,351

Rep: Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041Reputation: 1041
Hit "f8" (I think) once the 'doze boot starts.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to boot into safe mode in XP when i run dual boot XP/suse? suse91pro General 5 11-02-2006 03:28 AM
Booting LiveCD Safe-Mode What does it do Mickey1 Suse/Novell 1 01-23-2006 07:24 PM
Dual Booting XP and Fedora w/ Boot Magic 8 BuryedAlie Fedora - Installation 3 07-22-2005 02:42 AM
Always boot into safe mode? ub3rj3phf *BSD 1 11-05-2004 07:44 PM
Dual boot (SuSE & XP), Safe Mode borneogoat Linux - Newbie 2 02-28-2004 02:54 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:27 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration