Boot problem W2k/FC4 -

Mauriat Miranda mirandam at gmail.com
Mon Feb 27 01:07:01 UTC 2006


On 2/26/06, Tim <ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au> wrote:
> >> Some people dual-booting with Windows find it easier to keep Linux
> >> completely on its own drive (bootloaders, and all), and put an entry
> >> into the NT loader file so that the Windows boot menu gives you the
> >> options of which drive to boot from.

> The boot.ini file (if I've remembered the correct file) in the Windows
> C:/ drive is read just before Windows boots up.  In it are entries for
> what windows will boot up.  If you can understand how to refer to the
> right drive and partition, you can add an entry for your Linux drive.

Correct. I'd recommend the following:

http://www.geocities.com/epark/linux/grub-w2k-HOWTO.html
http://www.winimage.com/bootpart.htm
http://www.tldp.org/HOWTO/Linux+NT-Loader.html

Mauriat




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