Dual Booting into Linux on SCSI Harddrive

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    I have Win XP Pro and Linux 8.0 on the same SCSI 160 harddrive. The Problem is that my BIOS does not recognize the scsi harddrive as my #1 Harddrive.  When my IDE hardrives is plugged in I cannot boot into Linux.  However if I unplug the IDE HD I can boot no Problem.  Is there a utility or program that I can install to have my BIOS recognize my scsi as my #1 Harddrive..?
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The only "utility or program" that I know of that could bypass that sort of BIOS limitation would be to use a Linux boot floppy made from your running system. It knows where Linux is and can boot that drive.
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it sounds like you have the boot order as "A, C, SCSI" which is default on most systems. change it so that scsi comes first and you should be fine.

or have you already done that?

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