Originally Posted by gunaratneb
I want to install Linux on my windows XP machine.
HOw I install it?
What is latest usr friendly Linux version?
How I install Linux on same machine?
Here is a great site with tutorials for dual booting Ubuntu and Windows: http://members.iinet.net.au/~herman546/
Those tutorials use Windows7. However, they are still applicable for XP. In fact, dual booting linux with XP is potentially less complicated than dual booting with Windows7.
Here is a great site for getting started with Ubuntu: http://psychocats.net/ubuntu/
Write back if you need more help. I have been booting XP with several linux distros for about 6 years now.
And welcome to the LQ forums!