FAQ about FreeBSD loader

Jud judmarc at fastmail.fm
Fri Jun 20 08:49:15 PDT 2003

On Fri, 20 Jun 2003 16:21:23 +0200, "vbilash" <vbilash at ukr.net> said:
> Hello FreeBSD Core Team!
> The first thank You about russian documentation FreeBSD.
> I have one problem with loader.
> Situation: I have 2 HDD - first (master) FreeBSD 5.0 installed; second
> (slave) - Windows - at one IDE both HDD.
> FreeBSD loader show me at startup:
> F1 FreeBSD
> F2 Dos
> F3 Drive1
> How I have modify my /boot/boot0 for start Windows from slave HDD?
> And one DENGEROUS situation I had: when I press F3 (Drive1) at startup -
> I'll couldn't load FreeBSD any more, I shoul boot from install FreeBSD CD
> and reinstall.
> Could You help me?
> Waiting for Your replay...

Did you install the bootloader on both hard drives?  If not, then you
should do so.


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