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i am running federa core, and have my boot, swap, and main linux partition on my master harddrive. On my slave i have windows 98 only. When i boot up, ...
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- 06-04-2004 #1
- Join Date
- Jun 2004
dual boot problems
i am running federa core, and have my boot, swap, and main linux partition on my master harddrive. On my slave i have windows 98 only. When i boot up, i can choose either fedora or dos from grub. Fedora works fine, but when i select DOS, this is what i get-
I'm new to this stuff, so i really have no idea about specifics. Do i need to make my windows 98 drive the master and put the boot loader on that? Any help would be awesome. Thanks.
- 06-04-2004 #2
- Join Date
- May 2004
- Frederick, MD, USA
Windows does like the second disk.
Windows does like to be on the second drive. GRUB is supposed to be able
to handle this. Take a look at
and check your GRUB configuration.
The second thing to check is your BIOS. Have you used two hard disks before? I had put linux on the second disk and I could not boot it since the BIOS was not looking at it at boot time.