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Old 10-15-2007, 04:07 PM   #1
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Smile dual boot xandros and freespire


Hi i am a newbie to linux and i would like to install more than 1 linux disto. How can i do that.I have surfed around ubuntu and others like mandriv but that was not for me. so far i have found freespire and xandros to be more to my liking. can anyone tell me how to do a dual boot with the two if at all possibe.

I tried to do a dual boot but one knocks out the other what am i doing wrong.

So far i have windows 2000, xp and xandros on the hard drive.
 
Old 10-15-2007, 05:33 PM   #2
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You could try searching this forum for dual boot related issues. It's been covered a few thousand times.
 
Old 10-16-2007, 03:45 PM   #3
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You could try searching this forum for dual boot related issues. It's been covered a few thousand times.
Looked around did and tried some things no good. some how i guess i don't know how to miss with the bootloader.

anyway i ended up using pclinux and xandros and all is fine.

thanks
 
Old 10-16-2007, 05:19 PM   #4
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In my experience, Xandros can handle multi-boot with anything by default. Just install the other one first and Xandros second.
 
  


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