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Old 02-19-2008, 05:30 AM   #1
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FreeBSD dual boot...

Will freeBSD use GRUB/LILO to dual boot if xp is already loaded?

Old 02-19-2008, 06:57 AM   #2
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FreeBSD has its own bootmanager. After running fdisk/disklabel you will be asked if you want to install it. It uses the "F" keys to boot your different systems.
You will probably be happier installing grub


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