GRUB hangs with Windows 2000
shchoi at gmail.com
Mon Jun 13 01:39:07 UTC 2005
On 6/13/05, Carl Karsten <carl at personnelware.com> wrote:
> Soo-Hyun Choi wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I've installed Hoary 5.04 with the machine which has Windows 2000
> > already. After successful installation, I tried to boot Windows 2000
> > but it hung.
> What is the last thing that was printed/seen on the screen?
I can only see the following lines at Windows 2000 startup and then it hangs.
Booting 'Windows NT/2000/XP'
Filesystem type is fat, partition type 0xc
> > The menu.lst file for the Windows 2000 part is as follows:
> > title Windows NT/2000/XP
> > root (hd0,0)
> > makeactive
> > chainloader +1
> That is what mine looks like too.
> Was there a free partition before you started the Ubuntu install, or did you
> resize the windows partition to make room?
The total HDD size is 40GB, and Win2k had C and D drive each has 20GB.
I erased D drive and freed up the partition for Ubuntu installation.
Would that be a problem?
> Carl K
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