Grub on dual boot

Art Alexion art.alexion at
Tue Mar 1 14:43:04 UTC 2005

I have this entry.  It used to work (I think, as I can't remember the 
last time I booted Windows; maybe when /dev/hda2 held my Ubuntu-replaced 
Red Hat 7.3 distro.) but now it doesn't.  I wanted to flash the BIOS and 
the software for flashing requires DOS.


Thomas Kaiser wrote:

> Add the following lines to the file /boot/grub/menu.lst
> # This entry automatically added by the Debian installer for a 
> non-linux OS
> # on /dev/hda1
> title           Windows NT/2000/XP
> root            (hd0,0)
> savedefault
> makeactive
> chainloader     +1
> If your windows is on the C partition on the first drive, this will 
> work. If not change the line "root". hd0 -> first drive. ,0 -> first 
> partition


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