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Old 12-01-2001, 05:08 AM   #1
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Question boot record (MBR)

i have SuSE 7.3, and i have installed the Lilo boot manager on a disk, how i am going to put in the mbr of my hard disk, without loosing the windows boot up option?
Old 12-01-2001, 11:21 AM   #2
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With such a new distro as SuSE 7.3 you shouldn't have to worry too much about losing booting Winders. When you boot into SuSE, at the console or open a console like eterm and type do a liloconfig You should be able to install LILO to the MBR that way or your window manager may have a boot loader section like KDE does but i've not found those very reliable. LILO will see your windows partition and adjust accordingly and on reboot you'll be given a menu or prompt to boot into win or lin...


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