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Old 01-23-2005, 08:23 AM   #1
b0nd
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recovering the boot loader


Hi all,
I lost my Fedora core 2 linux boot loader b'coz i reinstalled the
windows XP on my system.
One of my friend told me the procedure to recover it. But i don't have
that CD's of Fedora core from which i installed the OS.
I've Red Hat 8 and Latest version of Mandrake..
Now i'm in dilemma whether any one of them will work i.e whether
they will be compatible ???
Thanks!
 
Old 01-23-2005, 08:39 AM   #2
masand
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yes
u need to boot to rescue mode

mount ur root partton to any diectory
and then
chroot to that directory

and reinstall ur bootloader

regards
 
  


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