dual boot problem with windows XP and Red hat linux

shiva kumar k

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previously i have windows XP and then i installed red hat Linux 6 in another empty partition for dual boot. but after installing red hat Linux i cant make a dual boot..its only booting for red hat Linux.. help me to find a solution to dual boot..

thanks in advance...
 

Chicano

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You need a bootdisk (Download from bootdisk.com) to boot Windows XP... then from Windows XP, edit Boot.ini to include Linux, making XP the default boot OS. See the image

XP Quick Boot Diskette xpquick.zip | xpquick.exe
(Install xpquick to a floppy disk, CD, or bootable USB)
http://www.bootdisk.com/bootdisk.htm

(HOW TO) HOOKING THE LINUX BOOTLOADER INTO THE WINDOWS XP BOOTLOADER
http://www.icpug.org.uk/national/linnwin/step2-xp.htm

Win XP Boot.ini edited with Linux in dual boot
 

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