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Old 06-10-2010, 12:42 PM   #1
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Third boot? (ubuntu)


Right, getting there! I now have a machine with Fedora, XP and Ubuntu on.

Now, I can boot XP and Fedora via grub, but I cannot see boot Ubuntu (the last partition on the disk).

How can I get grub to list Ubuntu as well as Fedora?

All have their own partition on the hard drive...
 
Old 06-10-2010, 12:44 PM   #2
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Oh, and doesn't all have to be in the same grub - if I can fire up the loader that must exist on the Ubuntu partition from the first grub that would be fine...
 
Old 06-10-2010, 01:55 PM   #3
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I assume that you write UBUNTU GRUB on its own boot partition and UBUNTU was the latest installed.
In that case you have to add the UBUNTU to the boot/grub/menu.lst of Fedora
To do so read first the boot lines in UBUNTU /boot/grub/grub.cfg
To write it in the menu.lst of FEDORa you need to be root or su
Use nano or kwrite or any linux text editor to read and write .
A other possibility is to write the GRUB of the last distro in MBR normally it will find all the other distros
 
  


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