[CentOS] Dual boot in CentOS 4.4

Akemi Yagi amyagi at gmail.com
Tue Jun 12 21:30:16 UTC 2007

On 6/12/07, Andrew Allen <andy.allen at virgin.net> wrote:
> I've recently upgraded from RedHat 9 to CentOS 4.4. With RH9 I had a
> dual boot system with Windows XP (RH9 as the default of course!), which
> was automatically set up when I installed RH9 in the remaining partition
> after I'd installed XP. However, I appear to have lost my dual boot with
> CentOS 4.4 (no option to boot into DOS now), even though I still have
> the Windows XP partition, so how can I (re-) set up the dual boot?
> Thanks,
> Andy

Check your /boot/grub/grub.conf file.  Does it have lines like these?

title winXP
        rootnoverify (hd0,1)
        chainloader +1

(This is just an example, yours may be different)


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