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Old 10-02-2011, 05:55 AM   #1
gingembre
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Question how put xp with puppy ?


Hello, yesterday, stupid backup... via pud copy partition and to day, xp is missing !is it possible to reinstall xp and that mbr wipe not grub ? sorry for my bad english, i'm french et cannot use puppy french because no inscription from 5 days !!!
 
Old 10-02-2011, 10:04 AM   #2
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you can reinstall XP and it'll erase grub but you can reinstall it using any linux live cd.
 
Old 10-02-2011, 11:15 AM   #3
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If I understand correctly, XP will always put it's bootloader in when you install it. you can then install grub from a live CD as the previous poster mentioned.

http://linuxpoison.blogspot.com/2008...u-live-cd.html
This page may be helpful, it's written with an ubuntu disk in mind but it should work roughly the same for whatever distro you use. Hope this helps!
 
  


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