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    Hello guy's

    i have 2 operating systems, windows XP and Debian 5.5. i have a problem with Windows Xp & seems like it has to be reinstalled. Now, after i reinstall windows xp, how do i recovery Debian OS just by installing boot loader only. i do not know the steps to start. please let me know how to recover Debian without reinstalling it again?

    Thanks in advance !

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    Join Date
    May 2004
    arch linux
    You'll need to restore the GRUB bootloader to your MBR after WinXP has been reinstalled. The SuperGRUB liveCD should be able to do that for you:

    Boot Problems Open Source Tools | Super Grub Disk, Super Grub2 Disk and Rescatux

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