Subject: Re: Using GRUB bootloader question
To: Thomas Mueller <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/05/2001 12:55:10
On Fri, Jan 05, 2001 at 02:10:57AM -0500, Thomas Mueller wrote:
> >I now have my system doing multi-boot into Win2K, Linux and NetBSD.
> >Mostly it works OK, except the NetBSD boot stops at this point:
> Does Win2K do any damage to the boot loader?  I've read about Win2K overwriting
> OS/2 Boot Manager when a user tries to run OS/2 Warp 4 & Win2K on the same hard 
> disk.
> Does NetBSD boot selector use a partition (like OS/2 Boot Manager) or no
> partition (like LILO)?

It's in the MBR, so no partition

> Can NetBSD boot selector boot an OS in a logical partition?


> Can LILO boot NetBSD?

Yes, as any other primary partition.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.