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As a newbie I am trying to modify the following configuration.
Primary drive - Windows 98
Secondary drive - Red Hat Linux 8
I would like to be able to retain these drives as separate entities so that I can boot off of each when installed as the only drive.
I have a bootable diskette for linux and that works OK.
I realize that to "disconnect my Windows drive, I need to rewrite the MBR.
My problem is how to change my linux drive to allow it do boot by itself.
I know that the easy way out would be to re-install, but that would be cheating.
I am enclosing a copy of the grub.conf file for you to review.
# grub.conf generated by anaconda
# Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file
# NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means that
# all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/, eg.
# root (hd1,0)
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/hdb2
# initrd /initrd-version.img
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.20-13.8)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.20-13.8 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.18-27.8.0)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18-27.8.0 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.18-14)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.18-14 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
title Windows 98