if /dev/hda1 is your XP then it looks like grub over-wrote the boot code for the XP partition, since that is where it's booting from and grub is in the boot partition.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marco Bambini [mailto:marco vampiresoft com]
> Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2004 12:59 PM
> To: fedora-test-list redhat com
> Subject: Unable to boot on WinXP after Fedora Core 2 test3 install
> I have a laptop (Acer Aspire 1300 with a 20GB HD) with Windows XP in
> the first partition (15GB) and Fedora Core 2 test1 in the second one
> (with GRUB for the dual boot and it always works fine). I
> have decided
> to install Fedora Core 2 test3 (with the erase linux
> partition option)
> and the installation works fine.
> But when I try to boot on my WindowsXP partition (with Grub) nothing
> I am now UNABLE to boot into my WindowsXP partiotion...
> I have read that others have the same problem after the
> Fedora install
> ... but I haven't found any solution that works for me.
> Anyone can help me?
> #fdisk -l
> Disk /dev/hda: 20.0 GB, 20003880960 bytes
> 16 heads, 63 sectors/track, 38760 cylinders
> Units = cylinders of 1008 * 512 = 516096 bytes
> Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System
> /dev/hda1 * 1 26550 13381168+ 7 HPFS/NTFS
> /dev/hda2 26551 26753 102312 83 Linux
> /dev/hda3 26754 37785 5560128 83 Linux
> /dev/hda4 37786 38760 491400 f W95
> Ext'd (LBA)
> /dev/hda5 37786 38760 491368+ 82 Linux swap
> #cat /etc/grub.conf
> # grub.conf generated by anaconda
> # Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making
> changes to this
> # NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means that
> # all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/, eg.
> # root (hd0,1)
> # kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/hda3
> # initrd /initrd-version.img
> title Fedora Core (2.6.5-1.327)
> root (hd0,1)
> kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.5-1.327 ro root=LABEL=/ rhgb quiet
> initrd /initrd-2.6.5-1.327.img
> title WindowsXP
> rootnoverify (hd0,0)
> chainloader +1
> I really need your help...
> Thanks a lot.
> Marco Bambini
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