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Old 02-10-2005, 08:09 AM   #1
bsriveria
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grub dual boot redhat 8/win2k problem


I installed redhat 8.0 to 1 partion of a 30 gig hard drive using grub, I had win2k on the other partion, additionally I had two other hard drives set up under grub, a 20 gid hd w/win2k and a 8 gig w/win2k. The linux installation with grub went fine but when I tried to load win2k on the 30 gig hard drive I received an error message (something like incompatable_boot_device), can anybody help me with this problem.
 
Old 02-10-2005, 08:18 AM   #2
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be more specific. If you are able to strart linux, can you please boot as root and post the result of those to commands:
Code:
/sbin/fdisk -l
that's a low L not a 1.
And
Code:
cat /boot/grub/grub.conf
if /boot/grub/grub.conf does not exist try:
Code:
cat /etc/grub.conf
Also the exact windows boot error would also be helpfull
 
  


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