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Old 05-18-2003, 03:46 PM   #16
DavidPhillips
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hey you have two hard drives.

Give us a run down of what you want to have where such as how much space for windows, other partitions you plan to have if any. How much space for Linux, etc


also it's likely we are going to get into the boot loader so we will also need your lilo.conf or grub.conf

cat /etc/lilo.conf

cat /etc/grub.conf
 
Old 05-18-2003, 08:29 PM   #17
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Yes, I do have two hard drives, but hdb is NOT to be touched. Anyway guys, thanx ALOT for your help, but Linux installs in 9 mins, so I wiped out everything and redid the partitions, it boots GREAT, one question though, and that is, I use GRUB as a boot selector thing, and I need to change the default to DOS, so that If I turn it on and walk away, it boots into windows automaticly, without me having to select DOS.
 
Old 05-19-2003, 10:35 PM   #18
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the grub.conf file in etc decides what gets booted

the first image or os in the list goes first if there is no option set that says

default=2
or some other number, which coresponds to the images listed in order

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