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    Jun 2005

    Vista and SUSE 10.1?

    OK, here I go, I'm sorry if this has already been brought up.

    I have XP on sda1, with a FAT32 D: on sda3 for obvious reasons.
    I also have SUSE on sda7 with a swap on sda8 and a home directory on sda6.

    Basically, I have an elderly and fragile XP installation. Its about 8 months old And I want to reinstall it. But before I do that, I thought I'd try Vista.

    My question is: When I install Vista, I expect it'll overwrite my MBR. When its installed and working, how can I reinstall GRUB to get it back again? And will it need any different lines on it to make it work?



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    after Vista installation, boot up through SuSe CD and select 'installation'. it will ask for Update or fresh install. select 'Update'. it will install Boot Loader again.

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