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  1. #1
    Just burned his ISO
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    Default Dual boot slackware 13 backtrack4 final help

    I am running slackware 13 and backtrack4 final after install i cannot get to slckware 13 through grub here is my grub .conf file


    splashimage=06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb/boot/grub/splash.xpm.gz

    title Ubuntu 8.10, kernel 2.6.30.9
    uuid 06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.30.9 root=UUID=06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb ro quiet splash
    initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.30.9
    quiet

    title Ubuntu 8.10, kernel 2.6.30.9 (recovery mode)
    uuid 06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.30.9 root=UUID=06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb ro single
    initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.30.9

    title Ubuntu 8.10, memtest86+
    uuid 06464120-7109-4b6c-8d23-a2adbfead4eb
    kernel /boot/memtest86+.bin
    quiet

    ### END DEBIAN AUTOMAGIC KERNELS LIST

    # This is a divider, added to separate the menu items below from the Debian
    # ones.
    title Other operating systems:
    root


    # This entry automatically added by the Debian installer for an existing
    # linux installation on /dev/sda1.
    title Slackware Linux (Slackware 13.0) (on /dev/sda1)
    root (hd0,0)
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-generic-2.6.29.6 root=/dev/sda1
    boot

    I have no real clue where to begin with this so any help would be appreciated

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    Default Re: Dual boot slackware 13 backtrack4 final help

    Quote Originally Posted by bricktop View Post

    # This is a divider, added to separate the menu items below from the Debian
    # ones.
    title Other operating systems:
    root


    # This entry automatically added by the Debian installer for an existing
    # linux installation on /dev/sda1.
    title Slackware Linux (Slackware 13.0) (on /dev/sda1)
    root (hd0,0)
    kernel /boot/vmlinuz-generic-2.6.29.6 root=/dev/sda1
    boot

    I have no real clue where to begin with this so any help would be appreciated

    Hi,
    login into BT and paste the o/p of the following:

    # fdisk -l (thats small L character)
    and please indicate the slackware partition in the result.

    rgds

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