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Old 01-14-2002, 05:51 AM   #1
kmadhukar
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Question booting ,dual booting


hi guys

i have this problem dual booting(is it still the same i have three operating systems.)problem.

I had Windows NT Workstation on me machine about 2000 mb ,installed RH 7.2 now on the rest of the hard drive,both are happy.

I need to Install Windows 98 now ,so this is what i propose to do ,take a erd of the windows nt os ,install 98 ,i can get the windows nt booting files back from the cd and the erd but how will i get grub in the mbr again

i am in dire straits please answer



thanks in advance
 
Old 02-02-2002, 09:32 PM   #2
Thymox
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OK. Before you even think about installing Windows 98, you should make a Linux boot disk.

Install 98, then boot from the floppy and do your lilo to suit.
 
  


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