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Old 01-08-2002
Dual Boot help...

Hi there!
I have a laptop which I plan on installing a dual boot on with Windows and Linux. I have Windows 98 installed at the moment, and I also have a copy of Slackware 8.

I talked to friend, and he said he had some problems installing a dual boot with linux on his laptop... So I just came here to get some suggestions on what to look out for in the process, cause I don't wanna screw things up!

CheersSmilie
# 2  
Old 01-08-2002
satan404,
You may try to use partition magic from PowerQuest, its really work. Also to say they have Bootmagic installed in, with that small thing u can switch between 2 diffrent OS at the Boot up time. The downloadable version is available in the Net but i personnaly suggest you to buy the CD. Try it its really work for me. I use Red hat and Win2K Server dual boot using Powerquest software ( Boot Magic )..

Smilie
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Old 01-09-2002
I believe Slackware 8 still uses lilo (LInux LOader). Lilo is easy and powerfull... you can check out www.linuxdocs.org for more specific instructions, or search the forums... you could have found a post like this one:
www.unix.com/showthread.php?s=&threadid=3855
 

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