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Old 05-09-2005, 02:48 AM   #1
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load(lin) -- the opposite

loadlin can boot linux from windows ......( maybe you can't boot the install CD / floppy)
I need the opposite way out........
I need to boot a Windows CD that can't be booted from startup...........
is there any way/trick to do the reverse action?
i.e. to boot the Windows installation CD from linux..........or maybe from another windows

Last edited by JrLz; 05-09-2005 at 03:15 AM.
Old 05-09-2005, 03:04 AM   #2
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Don't know of any way to boot Windows CD from Linux but you can try making a windows boot disk with CDRom support...

Old 05-09-2005, 03:16 AM   #3
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thx for the quick reply..........
still figuring out the app...... ( no boot disk )


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