LinuxQuestions.org
Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 01-09-2009, 11:36 AM   #1
m4serveu
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2009
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
Thumbs up linux boot information


Hello

I have fedro linux in my system and later i have installed windows 2003 server now the system is directly booting with windows can any body help me to make it dual boot.

I dont have boot disk .


regards
Madan Mohan
 
Old 01-09-2009, 12:32 PM   #2
pbaldera
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Location: New York City
Distribution: RHEL3,4,5
Posts: 29

Rep: Reputation: 15
The following is a link to a dual boot tutorial for Window/Ubuntu, but it should work the same way for Fedora.
http://users.bigpond.net.au/hermanzone/p9.html
 
Old 01-09-2009, 12:45 PM   #3
David1357
Senior Member
 
Registered: Aug 2007
Location: South Carolina, U.S.A.
Distribution: Ubuntu, Fedora Core, Red Hat, SUSE, Gentoo, DSL, coLinux, uClinux
Posts: 1,300
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 107Reputation: 107
Quote:
Originally Posted by m4serveu View Post
I don't have boot disk.
Download System Rescue CD and boot from that. If you need to use Windows to burn the ISO to a CD, you can use Alex Feinman's ISORecorder, or you can use InfraRecorder.

Once you have a bootable System Rescue CD, boot from it. From there, you should be able to run the following
Code:
# mkdir /mnt/system
# mount -text3 /dev/sda1 /mnt/system
# grub-install --recheck --root-directory=/mnt/system /dev/sda
This assumes that Fedora was installed on the first partition. If it was not, the "mount" command will fail. If it does fail, post the output of "fdisk -l" here.

Or you can use the WinGRUB instructions that pbaldera suggested.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
boot and start up information BLUEeee Linux - General 1 11-16-2008 03:39 PM
need information about dual boot dellroxy Solaris / OpenSolaris 1 10-27-2008 04:57 AM
Need information on dual boot Win98/Linux 3twoCto Linux - General 2 07-09-2001 03:34 PM
Need information on dual boot Win98/Linux 3twoCto Linux - General 2 07-09-2001 05:52 AM
Need information on dual boot Win98/Linux 3twoCto Linux - Software 1 07-08-2001 10:02 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:58 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration