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Old 10-08-2002, 02:40 PM   #1
SADANA
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Exclamation win2k rh7.3 triple boot


hi, i want to triple boot rh7.3 win me and 2k using grub, the curent grub.conf is:

title Red Hat Linux (2.4.18-3)
root (hd0,7)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18-3 ro root=/dev/hda9 hdc=ide-scsi
initrd /initrd-2.4.18-3.img

title Windows ME
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1

since i installed win2k later the win2k boot loader menu appears when i choose win me, the question is how to add win2k to grub so each OS loads from grub directly????

this is the fdisk output:

Disk /dev/hdd: 240 heads, 63 sectors, 1292 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 15120 * 512 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/hdd1 * 1 1 0 0 Empty
Partition 1 does not end on cylinder boundary:
phys=(0, 0, 0) should be (0, 239, 63)
/dev/hdd2 2 1292 9759960 f Win95 Ext'd (LBA)
/dev/hdd5 2 1292 9759928+ b Win95 FAT32

Disk /dev/hda: 240 heads, 63 sectors, 5169 cylinders
Units = cylinders of 15120 * 512 bytes

Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
/dev/hda1 * 1 1293 9775048+ c Win95 FAT32 (LBA)
/dev/hda2 1294 5169 29302560 f Win95 Ext'd (LBA)
/dev/hda5 1294 2586 9775048+ b Win95 FAT32
/dev/hda6 3231 3879 4906408+ b Win95 FAT32
/dev/hda7 3880 5169 9752368+ b Win95 FAT32
/dev/hda8 2587 2593 52888+ 83 Linux
/dev/hda9 2594 3178 4422568+ 83 Linux
/dev/hda10 3179 3230 393088+ 82 Linux swap

Partition table entries are not in disk order


Note: grub is on the MBR and win2k is on hdd5.
 
Old 10-14-2002, 09:02 AM   #2
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Unfortunately, with the fine Windows family of operating systems you can only boot win9.x (yes, ME is 9.x basically) and win2k from the m$ boot loader...
 
  


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