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Old 04-26-2004, 09:04 AM   #1
i m gr8
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grub problem


hello

i am not getting any response about this in newbie folder so i am posting this here



well i installed mandrake , the gui wasnt working


i removed the partition of mandrake and made it again and isntall mandrake again

rememember i have windows also installed on my main partition


then what happens it starts showing the grub command prompt i dont know what do from there

i insert windows xp cd and go in rescue mode and type fixmbr and then it comes to windows now

now i go to mandrake rescue option and install the boot loader but it still goes to windows


so how to install grub or lilo now without having to delete the whole partition then installing all mandrake again?

Thanks
 
Old 04-26-2004, 09:48 AM   #2
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well maybe you're not being very explanative... by this i mean, what exactly is ur hdd configuration? how many hdd's you have, how did you create you partitions?
 
  


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