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Old 02-02-2003, 06:27 AM   #1
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Question uninstall - reinstall


I have redhat 8 on my computer and i has mucked up, say that i wanted to re-install it but i dont want to muck up my windows partitions can i just delete the linux partitions, re-create them and then re-install??????
 
Old 02-02-2003, 06:29 AM   #2
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just install it again, you won't muck up any windows things as long as you specify to use the same partitions again.
 
Old 02-02-2003, 06:31 AM   #3
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i dont have to uninstall first??
 
Old 02-02-2003, 06:39 AM   #4
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Nope. You can reformat the drives during the install if you'd like, but you don't have to uninstall anything (it's an OS, not a program).

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Old 02-02-2003, 06:47 AM   #5
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nice one geezer, 5 hours time ill tell you if its worked
 
Old 02-02-2003, 06:52 AM   #6
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5 hours! Takes me about 20 minutes, and I've got an AMD 900Mhz Athlon... Nothing fancy.

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Old 02-02-2003, 07:40 AM   #7
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5 hours! Takes me about 20 minutes, and I've got an AMD 900Mhz Athlon... Nothing fancy.

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My 2nd puter is a P120/32M and it took me 24 solid hrs. to install Debian on it.

It sounds like he might have a 366 or something.
 
Old 02-02-2003, 10:24 AM   #8
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ive got a 233, only took 2 hours to install this time!!!
 
  


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