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I have a IBM PC 300GL.
I have created a extend partition in which i have WIN NT.
the primary is linux partion  and is active

I am successfully in installing LINUX 5
But while installing boot loader I get a error .

I have selected both the partition for the boot loader file
but the errot is same.
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by:JBURGHARDT
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what is the error?
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by:JBURGHARDT
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Install NT on primary partition and then us rest of free space to install linux  use fdisk one when you install linux to make this primary 2 (you can have four primary) . then you can use lilo or stuff from nt to boot
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jwojtkie earned 60 total points
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I've heard that lilo and other bootloaders have trouble coexisting with NT's bootloader
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by:rgpai
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Is there any reason that we should load Linux on primary partition not on extended


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by:inkumc
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yes if you decide to go with both platform...just remember that NT was made to be egotistic. So it needs the master not the extenal....

 
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