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alright, i have both redhat 9 and mandrake 9.1 booting through GRUB, and now i installed slackware 9 but it only gives me the option of using LILO...
should i go ahead and have LILO installed and find some way to boot redhat 9 and mandrake 9.1 using that (how would i go about doing that?)
can i make a grub entry for slack? (how would i do that?)
or can i just boot grub through lilo (guess what i would have typed here)
lots of questions, any help would be appreciated!
here are my grub entries:
# 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 (hd0,3)
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/hda6
# initrd /initrd-version.img
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.20-19.9)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.20-19.9 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
title Mandrake Linux 9.1
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.21-0.25mdk root=/dev/hda6 devfs=mount hdc=ide-scsi acpi=off
One option is just to skip installing a bootloader when your installing Slack9 - then just add an entry for Slack 9 in your Grub.conf file when your in one of your other distros - just use the same format as the other Linux entries - remembering to put in the correct name of the Slack kernel, Root partition etc etc