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Old 04-01-2005, 05:07 AM   #1
hari_mj23
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uninstalling linux 9


how do i uninstall red hat linux 9? is there an option in linux to uninstall or is formatting my linux drive the only way to? if so how do it in such a way that my windows is not affected
 
Old 04-01-2005, 05:23 AM   #2
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Linux 9? Sounds cool. Anyway, why not format the drive? Does it matter. I mean, if you want to get rid of Linux 9 completely. It sure is faster then deleting every file.
 
Old 04-01-2005, 05:45 AM   #3
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if you are checking into just going back to windows then you may want to check into partition magic.... but if you want to install another version of linux just boot to the install disk and in the process of installing you should be given the option to format the drive. then you can just point it to the old RH9 partition/drive and let it do it magic.
 
Old 04-01-2005, 10:40 AM   #4
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if you want to totally eradicate any trace of Linux, have a look at the program `shred'.

hth --Jonas Kölker
 
  


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