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Old 10-12-2005, 10:34 AM   #1
salahuddin_66
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debian testing/stable and sid in same pc


hello

i wanna use debian testing/stable and sid in same PC.
(a mad debian usr)

i just need xfce or gnome in testing/stable and will store my song, download and doc in that partition.

for new software i wanna install debian sid (for kde and gnome and other software) in another partition.

how i can manage the grub menu.conf
should i create a partion called /boot

(optional)
is it possible to use another little pattion for debian HURD.
(if yes any hint !)
my HDD
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/dev/hda1 C: 6GB NTFS windows XP
/dev/hda5 D: 6 GB NTFS
/dev/hda6 swap 256mb
/dev/hda7 reiserfs 14 GB debian testing


thanx
 
Old 10-13-2005, 06:52 PM   #2
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sure it's possible. it should work like any multi-boot would. there's a good guide on distrowatch:

http://distrowatch.com/weekly.php?issue=20040614

this should get you started.
 
  


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