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Old 12-04-2006, 04:21 AM   #1
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booting windows from logical partition


I'm wondering if there is a way to boot an NT-like Windows via GRUB's chainloader directly off a _LOGICAL_ partition, so I could skip going into MS Windows Operating System Selection.
...so I could get away with common NTLDR placed in the primary partition?
 
Old 12-04-2006, 11:57 AM   #2
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I don't think you can do this easily. What's the problem specifically? With grub or lilo on the MBR, you should be able to choose windows or linux.
 
  


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