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Old 04-06-2004, 01:25 AM   #1
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suse and redhat dual boot?


a trio of questions.
1) can i install redhat and suse on the same hard drive?
2) what boot manager do i need to do that?
3) is there an option to use suse in a pure text mode?
 
Old 04-06-2004, 02:42 AM   #2
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zerogrep....

YES you can install more than one linux OS on the same drive. I myself have Fedora, Slackware and Windows all on the same drive. You should be careful while partitioning though. Think how you want it setup before you start. Also, u can share the swap between them.

BOTH lilo and grub can handle it very well.

About SUSE in text mode - I'm not so sure.


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