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Re: Installation question



At 07:44 2000-03-21 -0500, McLaughlin, David wrote:
>I am rebuilding a computer at home and need to know if linux will boot from
>an ide hard drive setup as a primary slave?  This will be a dual boot
>machine with windows98 (for games) on the primary master and linux (for
>everything else) on the primary slave.

You might consider setting the Windows drive as the primary slave and the
Linux drive as primary master. You can set LILO to boot Windows by default
with the command "lilo -D win98" (assuming the Win98 disk is labeled
"win98" in /etc/lilo.conf).

 Tony
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