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Old 01-07-2006, 08:54 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I installed a new harddrive (IDE) and also installed a x64 winxp on it. My system had a RAID drive that comes with winXP sp2. Because when I installed the x64, the windows didn't recognize my RAID drive. So now I end up having two installation of windows with seperate boot.ini
I want to make one boot loader which can let me choose from these 2 OS.
I am not clear on this line "multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)". how does multi, disk, rdisk work?

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does you other install ever work?

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Old 01-07-2006, 01:42 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I'm some what confused XP x64 doesn't have a SP2 yet it has a SP1 which is almost like the 32 editions SP2 though.
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Old 01-07-2006, 05:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
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yes, my other installation of XP SP2 works. I just want to edit the boot.ini so the boot loader can find that OS. Anybody can explain how each of these terms means?
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you can setup 2 OS on 2 primary partition, if one has changes, it won't effect to other one.
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Old 01-08-2006, 06:46 AM   #6 (permalink)
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They are on completely different discs... one on a RAID drive and one on IDE drive. I just want to know how to edit the boot loader so that my machine can find the OS that's on the RAID drive.

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