Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 59610
GRUb installing problem
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:01 EDT
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Description of problem:
i bought red hat 7.2 and i try 2 use it along with my XP os as dual booting
using grub as a boot loader,every time ,i try 2 install,the grub GUI is not
coming r i can't able to go 2 XP.can u tell a effective way for installing it
along with XP.coz of this iam using a boot floppy to boot linux7.2.i want both
dos(XP) and linux to be displayed while iam going thru linux.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.installin linux afte XP installation,every time i ebncounter diff problem
2.some times grub gui is not coming
3.some times ,directly displaying xp home edition,no grub(not even commant
Actual Results: i cant use both xp and linux
Expected Results: i can boot either linux r xp thru command prompt r grub gui
shud display it both so that i can select.r even xp boot loader shud display
it,in case whatz the procedure??
Where are you installing GRUB, to the MBR or to the partition that you installed
Linux on? Is your XP install using NTFS or FAT32?
Closing due to lack of response. Please reopen if you have any further information.