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Old 12-14-2007, 08:55 PM   #1
moulavi
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booting from usb hard disk without bios support


I installed fedora 8 in a 40 gb usb hard disk which works well with bios support for usb boot at college. but my home desktop doesnt have bios support.How can I get / create a boot cd so that I can boot from the usb hdd ?.I tried the boot from second hard disk using the ultimate bootcd .But threw up an MBR NOT FOUND error
 
Old 12-14-2007, 08:58 PM   #2
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you can do this with slax

http://slax.hosting4p.com/

forum for help here:
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Add an entry for it in your current boot menu ...
Or chroot into it ...
 
  


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