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Old 11-17-2005, 09:16 AM   #1
cheetahman
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Triboot Questions


I am trying to setup my computert so it can triboot with SuSE,Fedora Core and Windows.I have been trying to do this for a while but need some questions answered to help me.

1.Can QTParted create extended partitions and if so can it create ext3 partions inside of it?

2.How can you create 2 Logical partitions in an extended partition?

3.Is it best to resize ntfs,swap,extended or resize ntfs and delete swap and extended?

4.Can an LVM partition be overwritten with a ext3 partition?
 
Old 11-17-2005, 09:03 PM   #2
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What you are doing is called Multi-boot. It's easy as pie. First you should read this tutorial on DistroWatch: http://distrowatch.com/weekly.php?issue=20040614
and then come back and ask quesitons if you still have trouble. This really helped me out and I'm sure it will you!
 
  


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