dual boot test

Chris Murphy lists at colorremedies.com
Sat Dec 28 00:54:43 UTC 2013


On Dec 27, 2013, at 5:44 PM, bruce <badouglas at gmail.com> wrote:

> Chris..
> 
>>>>> 
> I already gave you the proper grub.conf 2nd entry. That's what you got
> wrong and why it won't boot. It's pointing to the wrong root which is
> what I said from the beginning.
> <<<
> 
> Right, but I'm not sure what I need to correct in the Install GUI for
> the 2nd OS Install process in order to match what you posted.

If you point the two installers to two different primary partitions so they get separate /boot directories, you'll get to see their unique installer created grub.conf and you can see the differences.

> 
> In particular, do I simply select the sda for the boot partition?

No. You either need to point the installer to sda1 twice (once for each install), or you need to create three primary partitions: sda1 boot for install #1, sda2 will be LVM which both installs can use, and sda3 will be boot for install #2.

Chris Murphy


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