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Old 01-14-2005, 12:09 PM   #1
punkfungus
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Install Mandrake without bootloader


Hi, I want to install Mandrake 10.1 but I don't want to install the Bootloader
is there any options to diable it?

My system is running Fedora Core 3, and just want to try Mandrake 10.1 so I dont want to scrap my Grub with the one of Mandrake.
 
Old 01-14-2005, 12:21 PM   #2
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Yeas, there is an option to do that during installation. I usually do the expert install (just type "F1" and type "expert" when the Mandrake installation disk starts.) and it definitely has that option.
 
Old 01-14-2005, 12:26 PM   #3
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You can put the bootloader on your MDK partition.

Note: Don't use grub as bootloader-on-partition if that partition is xfs, that corrupts the fs.
Lilo on xfs-partition, grub on MBR or grub on ext3/reiserfs/jfs partition works.

- Peder
 
Old 01-14-2005, 01:18 PM   #4
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thank you very much, it worked.
 
  


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