installing linux on second HD

Geoff Shang gshang at
Tue Nov 25 22:04:47 EST 2003

On Mon, 24 Nov 2003, Guy Schlosser wrote:

> 1.  I would like to install Debbian.  Should I go for the 3.0 release or is
> there a newer release out there?

The latest release is 3.0. They just put out their second point release for
3.0, but you can easily update over the net once you've installed

> 2. When I get to the point where I'm gonna install lilo, do I want to
> install it on the MBR of the master HD?  To me this would make complete
> sense.  Other wise, how does the system know to look to the second HD, not
> the first where my windows 2000 installation is?

That's right.

> Last but not least 3.  What is the line I want to add to lilo.conf that
> will give me my Windows 2000 as a choice on the initial boot-up menu?



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