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Old 06-29-2003, 08:45 AM   #1
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help, dual boot xp and RH9

Helpp, im instaling linux redhat 9 and im dual booting with Win XP profesional, when i install i put the lilo boot on the boot partion and i use a boot disk to booting linux then i try using Pboot from partionmagic he ask which partion that i wish to be bootable then i chose linux partion and its suddenly rebooting system and enter lilo by its self and i can enter linux smoothly but when i enter Xp theres come message "autochk not found" and the system skip the autochk proses but after that a fatal error message apear not system shutdown, i tried using a xp boot disk but i cant enter my windows partion (c:\) i only can my data partion(e:\ but become c:\) the problem is i have a files that i save in the windows partion that i really need it, since redhat cant read my windows partion ive tried so many way to read it but still cant read, please help me i have to save my data its really important,..
Old 06-29-2003, 12:47 PM   #2
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Have you tried to mount windows partitions from linux
Old 06-29-2003, 12:58 PM   #3
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If you are not able to get back your xp up and running, you can still save your data by using the command mount and mount the windows partition . Have used in win-x and DOS but not on NT or XP though. Good luck


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