[Mageia-discuss] cauldron special install (advices needed)

Michael Scherer misc at zarb.org
Sat Feb 18 19:22:20 CET 2012

Le samedi 18 février 2012 à 12:23 +0100, JPB a écrit :
> I'am presently using as my personal workstation what wil be in the future the 
> home server (mga1 intalled on this machine).
> I would like to install/test cauldron on this machine with a dual boot 
> (mga1/cauldron).
> You may say "Business as usual " what is "special" with this install ?
> The peculiarity is that I have a local image/tree of mga rsynced from distrib-
> coffee..
> So how can I install/maintain from this tree ?
> Best would be without even burning a cd!
> Advices, pointers, ideas, are welcome.
> If this is not the right place to ask please say so and I will switch.

Use drakx-chroot. 

Once the chroot is installed, just switch to it, install a 2nd
bootloader ( and not on the MBR ), set a chainloader from the main
bootloader , check the configuration and reboot.
Michael Scherer

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