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Old 07-11-2007, 10:27 PM   #1
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Debian + windows


I have a spare computer that i have currently on the side. i was wondering if i could install debian along side with windows and chooose witch to boot at a boot menu? if so could somebody point me to a faq as to where it would show me this. thank you
 
Old 07-12-2007, 01:14 AM   #2
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Sure, no problem. With the big G-buddy and the key phrases "GRUB Debian Windows" you should be able to find various howto's. Two links:

http://www.aboutdebian.com/dualboot.htm

http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=516830

Happy playing
 
Old 07-12-2007, 07:07 AM   #3
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Don't forget the multiple dual-boot threads here on LQ.

If the box in question has the resources to support it, you should also consider VMware's (0-cost) VMserver.

In order of importance:
  1. RAM
  2. CPU speed
  3. free HD space
 
  


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