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Dual boot problem FC5 and WinXP on a single disk

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I had a perfectly fine FC4 and WinXP dual boot configuration on a single disk on my toshiba laptop.


I upgraded to FC5 using all default options and now windows wont boot at all!!! The ntfs partition is still there.


Here is the output of fdisk-l:

/dev/hda1 1 13 104391 83 Linux

/dev/hda2 * 955 1296 50942083+ 7 HPFS/NTFS

/dev/hda3 14 954 7558582 8e Linux LW


and grub.conf







title fedora core...

root (hd0,0)



title other


chainloader +1




I wonder if anyone can point me in the right direction?

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Was this an upgrade installation, or a fresh installation? Folks tend to use "upgrade" to mean different things.


Did you cut and paste your Grub.conf file, or hand transcribe it? I see a couple of problems with it.


There should be a space between rootnoverify and (hd0,1)


Do you get any errors when trying to boot Windows, a "grub" cursor hang, or just a hang with no output?

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