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    Hey guys I would like some help with duel boot
    i have win xp(for games) on a hd
    and gentoo on a hd
    to switch i switch the drives but can i duel boot with duel hda's?

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    Linux Newbie jamey112's Avatar
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    install a boot loader, such as GRUB or LILO. this will give you an option at boot up which OS to load.
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    Linux Guru budman7's Avatar
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    Set the gentoo to be the secondary or slave hard drive. Make sure that you set your jumpers accordingly.

    Gentoo will be /dev/hdb1 if primary slave.
    Gentoo will be /dev/hdc1 if secondary master.
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