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Old 06-05-2005, 11:50 AM   #1
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Question Boot to Link Partition


I installed the Auditor live cd to the hardrive. In doing so, I decided to install the boot loader to the root partition and not to the MBR. I was then prompted to create a boot disk.

With the boot disk in (and the disk drive is set to boot first), I rebooted the machine and the windows os booted.

How do I get to the Auditor partition? Or can I even boot into the Auditor partition now?
 
Old 06-05-2005, 12:12 PM   #2
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"How do I get to the Auditor partition? "

Boot the Auditor live CD. Then chroot to your Auditor hard drive partition. Assuming that your Auditor partition is /dev/hda2 and that it is a ext3 partition then the sequence is:

boot Auditor live CD
login as root
mkdir /sparrow
mount -t ext3 /dev/hda2 /sparrow
chroot /sparrow


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