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November 14th, 2008, 03:31 PM
Hello there,
I have windows XP installed on a hard drive
and I've installed ubuntu 8.10 on other hard disk in the primary partition
and after installation complete, I restart then when I boot from the Linux hard disk, I get "NTLDR missing press any key to restart"

and I've searched I found that somehow there is a solution with grub
but unfortunately I don't have a floppy disk drive,
Can anyone help me do the dual boot thing without floppy disk?
Thanx in advance

November 14th, 2008, 03:50 PM
Hello there,
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You can use GRUBconfig. I've found that RIP is a useful boot disk for that, as it also includes partitioning and file management utilities.
NTLDR is the Windows boot menu/loader tool, which is broken once Ubuntu is installed (because Ubuntu tries to install GRUB over it).