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Old 09-01-2005, 08:36 PM   #1
symetrist
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phlak and windows


Hi,
I'm almost completely new to linux. and here's the situation. I was using windows xp and VMware (phlak on the virtual machine) and I really like it. however I was wondering how I could do a dual boot, like have linux and windows in their own partitions coexisting peacefully. I've never done anything like that before and wouldnt even know where to start.
I'm using a dell inspiron 1000 with an intel centrino 2.2ghz processor, a dell truemobile wireless card and an i/o magic dvd+-rw.
I want to keep xp because i need it to run programs like ms word and some pc games I have (incidentally are PC games compatible with linux or do they sell linux games seperately?). so any help would be greatly appreciated.
thanks.
 
Old 09-01-2005, 08:45 PM   #2
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search google or www.linuxquestions.org "how to dual boot linux and windows"
 
  


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