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Re: Reinstalling windows on a dual boot system (V P)



On 6/2/05, sid <sid winoble com> wrote:
> Thanks guys..
> I think i will try the option of using disk 1 of fedora installation this weekend...seems easiest to
> me. :)
> sid
> PS: i am using thunderbird mail client..and have subscribed to fedora-list digest...so i get mails
> in bundled form..i cannot reply to a particular mail..so i wrote a new mail and copied the topic and
> contents from the mail i wanted to reply to..i hope this mail goes into the same thread..(should do
> unless information is read from mail header and not just topic..)

Gmail threads on the basis of topic and not header. For others it
might have been different.

> > run the command
> >
> >      $ dd if=/dev/hdXX of=bootsect.bin bs=512 count-1

TYPO : $ dd if=/dev/hdXX of=bootsect.bin bs=512 count=1


> > [boot loader]
> > timeout=10
> > default=multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS
> > [operating systems]
> > multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS="Microsoft Windows XP Professional"
> > c:\bootsect.lin="Fedora Core"

TYPO: c:\bootsect.bin="Fedora Core"
Please note the contents of your boot.ini will not be the same as
above (but obvious). You just need to append the entry for Fedora at
the end.


VJP

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