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Old 06-29-2003, 12:40 AM   #16
pinky
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linux, xp


hi,
i have one hard disk with 60gb. i have xp on it.can i install linux , removing the xp from hard disk? i need to load oracle also.
will linux support oracle, or is there any other option for i can run linux and xp in the same hd after partioning.
could any one tell me solution to my problem.
thanks
pinky
 
Old 06-29-2003, 03:45 AM   #17
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Thanks elliore !
Your link info IS GREAT.
Just what I have been looking for.
 
Old 06-29-2003, 06:49 PM   #18
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Pinky, read JW's post on the previous page that will sum it up.What linux will you be installing? Specifics help on this forum. And last but not least I would dual boot XP and linux I wouldn't just jump right into linux if you don't have too.
 
Old 06-29-2003, 11:30 PM   #19
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Hey do what i did and take the table = /dev/hdb out. Comment it out and then try it again. When i did my dual boot with windows 2000 all i put was the other field and the label and it worked fine.
 
  


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