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Re: [SLE] Dual Boot Under Grub
  • From: "Ed Harrison" <eharrison@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 3 Feb 2006 09:41:08 -0500
  • Message-id: <200602031441.k13Ef8nl023111@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
** Reply to message from Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx> on Fri, 03 Feb 2006 08:47:21 -0500

> > BTW, the Windows section of menu.lst is:
> >
> > unhide (hd0,0)
> > rootnoverify (hd0,0)
> > chainloader +1
> > makeactive
> > boot
> >
> > from the "info grub" section on DOS/Windows.
>
> The chainloader +1 command starts the whole boot process so it never sees the
> remaining two statements. Put the makeactive prior to the chainloader and
> delete the boot. Not needed.
>
> That at least may help.

I dual boot all the time and I only have 2 lines for Windows in /boot/grub/menu.lst

title Windows
chainloader (hd0,0)+1

Ed Harrison, Linux User # 199533
SuSE10.0, Kernel 2.6.15
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