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Old 06-10-2007, 08:17 PM   #1
onethirteenmain
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Booting from USB ExHD - "Missing Operating System"


I just installed FC6 on my external hard drive and I want the computer (Dell Latitude D610) to boot from the USB. When I get there, I get a message that says "Missing Operating System."

What's the deal? It should be there as I just installed it.

In the meantime... I'm going to try to install FC7 to see if that takes. It already gave me an option to boot from USB. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Old 06-11-2007, 01:49 PM   #2
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I'm pretty sure FC uses GRUB as the boot loader. Check this thread for some tips after I figured it out in a similar situation.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=549353
 
  


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