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Old 03-13-2002, 04:57 AM   #1
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Installing Mandrake Linux 8.1 on second hdd

Hi all

Has anyone successfully installed Mandrake8.1 on their second HDD.

My first hdd (2gb) boots into Windows ME

Ihave a linux partition and a swap partition for linux created on second hdd (30gb) & installed Mandrake 8.1

I cant seem to boot into linux.

Iwould like to boot into linux with a floppy disk .

I tried to boot with lilo but it didnt work

Help Please
Old 03-13-2002, 05:14 AM   #2
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Josh's Linux Guide

Give Josh's page a good reading. It's a little outdated but should be able to help you get it setup correctly.

Good luck and keep us informed.


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