Re: Problems with dual boot NT/linux
On Wed, Feb 04, 1998 at 11:36:00AM -0500, Richardson,Anthony wrote:
> I suspect that the NT boot sector was somehow corrupted. This
> code reads the NT boot.ini file and allows you to dual boot
> between DOS/NT. You can restore the NT boot sector. You'll
> need to make a set of (three) NT installation disks off of the
> NT CD. Boot to disk one, and insert disk two when prompted.
> Eventually you'll reach a menu asking if you want to install
> NT or fix a previously installed NT setup. Take the "fix" or
> "repair" option. I don't remember the exact set of menu
> options, but when I did it all of the directions seemed to be
> pretty clear. The whole process takes about 10 minutes tops.
Another alternative for fixing the NT boot sector is to get
BootPart at http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/gvollant/bootpart.htm.
This is a handy utility to have anyway.
Richard Kilgore | firstname.lastname@example.org
Electrical & Computer Engineering | http://lore.ece.utexas.edu/~rkilgore/
The University of Texas at Austin | (512) 471-8011
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