l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
August 5: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Jul. 4: July, August and September: Security, Photography and Programming for Kids
Page last updated:
2001 Dec 30 17:11

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] To Dual Boot...???
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] To Dual Boot...???



begin: Ryan <ryan@mother.com> quote
> On Thursday 20 September 2001 07:23 pm, you wrote:
> > Okay, here is my position, please advise me which way I should go:
> >
> > 1) have two Disk Drives
> >      older drive is Win98 - newer is Linux (but room on it for?)
> >
> > Want to consider adding Dual Boot until I get some things squared away
> > and learn more about Linux...
> >
> > Should I (also spelled Can I) put LILO on current disk that Linux is on
> > and point it toward the Other HDrive with Window for Windows Boot?
> > (should I?)
> >
> > Or should I go ahead and Install Win98 on the Same Drive with Linux and
> > 'Share' the Other HDrive with Both the Newer Win98 & Linux?
> >
> > Thanks for any, & all, ideas and thoughts concerning this!
> >
> > Tom
> 
> I don't belive windows like's living on a second HD. You could pull it off 
> with PowerQuest's BootMagic iirc.

why not?   when i installed linux on my girlfriend's computer, windows was on
hda.  i placed another drive in the machine on hdc and installed linux on it.

works great!

pete

-- 
"You may not use the Software in connection with any site that disparages
Microsoft, MSN, MSNBC, Expedia, or their products or services ..."
                    -- Clause from license for FrontPage 2002


LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Sunset Systems
Who graciously hosts our website & mailing lists!