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  1. manan

    no drive selection for os x

    hey comp guru another little problem :x i have installed leopard on another drive but i dont see any option to select the drive in add entry menu, the drive selection drop down is absent only for mac but is thr for linux etc :( any help appreciated
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    slax in a folder

    sir ur understanding ... in the slax folder there is a .gz file the first code u gave had .zip as the extension which i blindly copied upon digging into the slax folder i found that the extension for the initrd file gz and then i changed the exension in the menu.lst file from zip (which does not...
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    slax in a folder

    i didnt rename the file :lol: i renamed the entry in menu.lst ;) i have posted on their forums lets see what replies i get
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    slax in a folder

    ok the initrd.zip is actually initrd.gz which i changed but im still getting a kernel panic with an absolutely weird error also while i was at slax forums i came across this thread may be this could give u some idea about slax's booting SLAX :: View topic - How to move bootable usb files to...
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    slax in a folder

    ok i will post it on slax also but a little R&D atleast got me to load the drive on which slax is it gave me a VFS: drive loaded as read only (which is the case when u load slax from a folder) but the error changed: Warning: Unable to open an initial console Kernel Panic: - not syncing:No init...
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    slax in a folder

    i tired it and this is what im getting: VFS: Cannot open root device "hda5" or unknown-block(0,0) Please append correct "root"= boot option Kernel panic-not syncing: VFS: unable to mount root from unknown block (0,0)
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    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    problem soved i did a fresh install and i think it was the hd0,# problem maybe i had entered the wrong no. lsat time this time everything is working fine ... grub is being launched from the easybcd boot loader menu :D
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    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    ya i did that
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    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    i dont know whats wrong now but it is still giving the same error i have chosen hd0,4 as the grub location (easybcd also shows partition 4 for linux in the drop-down while add/removing an entry) still when i boot and try to go into ubuntu it gives me the same 4 line error mentioned above This...
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    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    holy hell what a n00by error i made ... damn stupid of me lemme give this a re-try cause re-installing grub seems more complicated :D
  11. manan

    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    u want me to re-install grub by following from here on the given link i will do that however i must also tell u that i tied re-installing ubuntu still the same problem occured
  12. manan

    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    but i havnt installed grub :?: i un-selected ubuntu's bootloader option i havnt chosen grub installer from easybcd :?: ...
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    Ubuntu & Windows Vista Dual-Boot Pictorial

    i had already tried this (but waited for ur tut to see if i was doing something wrong) and here is what i am getting: otpart.htm Loading New Partition Bootsector from CH Hoch Statter Cannot load from hard disk Insert System disk or press any key :?
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    slax in a folder

    both these are in the boot folder that is d:\slax\boot\ list of files isolinux.bi_ isolinux.bin isolinux.boot splash.cfg vmlinuz memtest splash.lss splash.txt splash2.txt initrd.zip also a folder named DOS
  15. manan

    Trying to Install and Dual Boot Ubuntu 7.10 from tutorial

    ok did that and now rebooting lets see .... i'l be back :D
  16. manan

    slax in a folder

    nothing like that there is a xorg.conf and no *.lst file however there is a nodule for grub in the optional folder
  17. manan

    Trying to Install and Dual Boot Ubuntu 7.10 from tutorial

    well it has already taken over as i did not un-check the install bootloader option during installation however i repaired my bootloader using vista's dvd and got my easybcd bootloader back now i went into vista and aded the entry under Linux and chose the drive it was in but now when i try to...
  18. manan

    Trying to Install and Dual Boot Ubuntu 7.10 from tutorial

    ok just 1 question i am going to install 7.1 and have a quad boot but if i install ubuntu then wont it restart and take over the boot menu? as in if i install ubuntu on a partition of a hdd which has vista and xp and then if i restart wont ubuntu take over the boot menu?
  19. manan

    slax in a folder

    here is the screenshot u wanted: & Slax Documentation
  20. manan

    slax in a folder

    is it possible to add slax which is in a folder namely E:\slax to the boot menu? slax has the option of being directly started from a hdd - a portable os in a sense
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