[K12OSN] Dual boot using separate hard drives

David Whitmer dwblue02 at yahoo.com
Thu Jun 2 22:41:10 UTC 2005

--- "John P. Conlon" <jconlon1 at elp.rr.com> wrote:

> My concern is that I need Grub on the C: or first
> booting hard drive 
> which will be where windows will be at.  I don't
> really want to mess 
> with windows loaders.


Here's a link to an article in Linux Journal about
Grub.  The article includes a walk-through on creating
a Grub boot floppy to use when you want to boot up in
Linux (and then leave the floppy out to boot into


I'd especially recommend checking out the article's
comment section for a comment called "linux boots from
floppy but not hard drive" posted on 5/11/2005.  The
comment's author lists a copy of his grub menu that he
used to boot into FC3 when the floppy was in the

David Whitmer

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