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  1. #1
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    Poor Mans Install WinPartition

    hi
    i did a Poor Mans Install, WinPartition type.

    what i'm having troble with is when i did a normal boot: eg off cd, at the boot: i typ "knoppix nowheel" so my mouse would work,

    i need to know how to add this command to C:/BOOT/GRUB/menu.lst file

    ################################################## ####
    # GvR Oct 6th 2004
    color black/cyan yellow/cyan
    timeout=15
    default=0

    title Default Boot on HD 0
    rootnoverify (hd0,0)
    chainloader +1
    boot

    # Knoppix Boot from a single NTFS partition hda1:
    # All the files within the directory "Root_Of_NTFS" of the grub9.zip
    # have to be copied into the root of the NTFS hda1 partition c:\
    # but the boot.ini file (which is just here as an example,
    # the line "c:\grldr="Start Grub" has been added at the end of the boot.ini)
    # Copy the also the 700MB knoppix ISO file into c:\boot\knoppix.36\ directory

    title Knoppix 3.6 kernel 2.6 from NTFS hda1 ISO scan ramdisk=32MB
    kernel (hd0,0)/boot/knoppix.36/linux26 ramdisk_size=100000 init=/etc/init lang=us apm=power-off vga=791 nomce quiet bootfrom=/dev/hda1/boot/knoppix.36/*.iso config=scan home=scan ramdisk=32768 noprompt
    initrd (hd0,0)/boot/knoppix.36/minirt26_ntfs.gz
    boot

    title Knoppix 3.6 kernel 2.4 from NTFS hda1 ISO scan ramdisk=32MB
    kernel (hd0,0)/boot/knoppix.36/linux24 ramdisk_size=100000 init=/etc/init lang=us apm=power-off vga=791 nomce quiet bootfrom=/dev/hda1/boot/knoppix.36/*.iso config=scan home=scan ramdisk=32768 noprompt
    initrd (hd0,0)/boot/knoppix.36/minirt24_ntfs.gz
    boot

    title Memory test
    kernel (hd0,0)/boot/knoppix.36/memtest

    title Win311 from Dos from Floppy image 1.44Mb, just for fun...
    kernel (hd0,0)/boot/memdisk
    initrd (hd0,0)/boot/win311.img
    boot

    ################################################## ####

    where do i add :"knoppix nowheel"???

    thanks
    Guyan

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    And "knoppix home=/dev/sda1"

  3. #3
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    Just go to the end of each of the lines starting with the word "kernel", right cursor to the end, and tack 'em on there (be sure to leave one space between each of those bootcodes).

    jd

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