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Old 07-19-2004, 01:40 PM   #1
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bootloader problems

i installed mandrake 10.0
the lilo bootloader is not booting up the system
is displays "L 01 01 01 01 ......" and hangs the system

i tried grub also but it displays "GRUB hard disk error" and hangs the system

i can boot normally from a floppy into linux mandrake

i also have win xp running smoothly on the system
i repaired my mbr using the xp boot cd to boot into xp
now i use the floppy to boot into linux
please help me install a bootloader which can boot into linux!
Old 07-21-2004, 06:26 AM   #2
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Boot from the first Mandrake CD, press F1 and type in rescue at the prompt. From there you can re-install the bootloader.



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