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Old 01-13-2004, 11:52 AM   #1
metal_monster
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dual boots................rather have rubber boots


ok

well, i got a 80 gig drive with windowsxp, and a 8 gig drive with linux Redhat 9

now i want to be able to boot up to either or......

my xp is set to hd0
and redhat is hd1

in bios



ok,
and i try running the first cd to see if i can reconfigure grub.....and i update it, and it does nothing.....still boots to windows
(note- this is when the windows drive is selected in bios and NOT the redhat one)

maybe my little note is where i went wrong,

is there any commands i can enter into the grub file that would make this happen

using a boot disk, i am able to boot to redhat graphical interface

is there maybe a way to change it in there,
please help me out!
 
Old 01-13-2004, 12:24 PM   #2
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Where was the bootloader installed? If in the mbr it should be the first thing you see. You may need to reinstall lilo/grub.
 
  


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