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Old 11-14-2002, 05:18 PM   #1
Santos L Halper
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Question configuring grub


I am running RedHat 8.0, and just stuck in a 2nd hard drive that has Windows ME on it as the secondary master. I'm having problems configuring my grub.conf file to be able to dual-boot. Could someone tell me what I need to put in my grub.conf, or direct me to a gui grub configurator program?
 
Old 11-15-2002, 01:02 PM   #2
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This is my grub.conf, for dual booting with win95.

default=0
timeout=30
splashimage=(hd1,0)/grub/splash.xpm.gz
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.18-14)
root (hd1,0)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18-14 ro root=LABEL=/ hdd=ide-scsi
initrd /initrd-2.4.18-14.img
title Micro$oft Windows 95
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1

You will need to know something about HD/partition naming conventions in grub, they are different than the usuall 'hda1' etc. Everything you need is here:
http://www.redhat.com/docs/manuals/l...ub-whatis.html
 
  


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