Dual Boot, Twice?

Tom H tomh0665 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 15:16:15 UTC 2010

On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 11:23 AM, Karl Larsen <klarsen1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 05/31/2010 08:51 AM, nlfirkin at ozemail.com.au wrote:
>> --The First Boot Menu is--
>> Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition --(selecting this works)--
>> grub4Dos  --(selecting this does nothing)--
>> Ubuntu  --(selecting this takes me to the second Boot Menu)--
>> --The Second Boot Menu is--
>> GNU GRUB version 1.98-1Ubuntu5
>> Ubuntu, Linux 2.6.32-21-generic --(selecting this works)--
>> Ubuntu, Linux 2.6.32-21-generic (recovery mode) --(selecting this works)--
>> Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition (on /dev/sda1)  --(selecting this
>> works)--
>> Windows NT/2000/XP (on /dev/sda3)--(selecting this works)--
>     Suggest you back up your hard drive and then with a LiveCD that is
> known good look at what is there. If the fdisk is accurate you need to
> make /dev/sda4 an "extended" partition. Then put EFI (FAT-12/16/32) at
> /dev/sda5 and make /dev/sda6 a swap partition of 5GB, and then install
> Ubuntu on /dev/sda7.

You must have missed the part where he says that he can boot into Ubuntu...

I have no experience of Wubi but it looks like he that is what he is
using since there are only ntfs and fat32 partitions.

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