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Old 08-25-2004, 12:32 PM   #1
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How to install two distro?


Ar..help.
 
Old 08-25-2004, 12:35 PM   #2
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that's a little short, could you discribe what you want to do ?
in short terms

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Old 08-25-2004, 01:14 PM   #3
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Why?
you need to manually partition your harddrive
you will only need one swap partition which should be like 3X your ram
two / partitons (just keep one blank during the first installation
and IDK about /boot(100mb on my box)
just play around with it,
you will also need to make one or two extended partitions
(only suposed to have 4 logical partitions)
or if you have another HD you can auto partition with 1 distro on each
but still why?
 
Old 08-25-2004, 02:15 PM   #4
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If you are trying to set up a dual boot system, where both boot options are Linux, you would set it up just as you would a Windows/Linux dual boot.

Please provide more context to your question. It isn't at all clear as to what you are trying to accomplish. -- J.W.
 
Old 08-25-2004, 02:23 PM   #5
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Regarding this i got a doubt also.....

I had winxp and fc2 installed, and recently installed xandros, the xandros bootloader overwrote my fedora's grub. if i want to bring it back (the fc2 grub boot loader), what am i to do???
 
Old 08-25-2004, 10:35 PM   #6
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boot off of your fedora install disk and enter linux rescue
type in "chroot /mnt/sysimage"
then you should edit the file /etc/grub.conf if U want to put the other distro onto the grub options

I didn't find this on my oun I O it 2- sausagejohnson
I got it from this post http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...windows+fedora

hope all works out
 
  


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