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Re: RE: lilo boot

Although i do not use Windows ME but ther is a patch
(Microsoft denies it !!) that makes ME boot in real DOS mode.

------------- Original Message --------------
"Sanjeev Kulshreshtha" <kulshreshtha@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
From:"Sanjeev Kulshreshtha" <kulshreshtha@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date:Sat, 23 Jun 2001 01:10:32 +0530
Subject: RE: [linux-delhi] lilo boot

As I know loadlin doesn't work in Windows ME, Because you can't go in full 
dos mode in ME.


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>I think loadlin works for Win95/98/ME
>is there any such utility for WinNT
>thanks for interest
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Harshal Vaidya (CTS) [mailto:HarshalV@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
>Sent: Monday, June 18, 2001 8:44 PM
>To: 'linux-delhi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx'
>Subject: RE: [linux-delhi] lilo boot
>i guess you need loadlin
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Vavi [mailto:vava@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
>Sent: Monday, 18 June 2001 6:47 AM
>To: linux-delhi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>Subject: [linux-delhi] lilo boot
>taking the queue... i wanted to ask one more thing...
>i know its a bit off topic, but quite relevant..
>on a computer, i had both win/linux dual boot using lilo. now when i
>reinstall win, the MBR gets over-written, and so the dual boot option is 
>unavailable.. ofcourse i had a boot floppy for rescue.. but isnt there any
>app in dos which can atleast copy a minimal lilo , wherein, atleast we 
>give a "root=/boot/KERNEL" etc... because, otherwise , without a boot
>floppy, its a chicken and egg problem. you need lilo for linux, and linux
>for lilo. !!
>----- Original Message -----
> > hi charmie this is
> > kshounish
> > just boot with disk and after enterring into linux
> > just do#lilo
> > if it shows something with 1024 cylineder then try to
> > install linux iwithin 8 gb or use loadlin option
> > or else if it doesnt show u error that means it will
> > overrride the mbr u  have to run lilo once.
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