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Old 09-29-2003, 08:47 AM   #16
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mi pc is dual booting, however, actually I DON't boot into windows anymore, Windows XP is set for my brother to use it, because he need his macromedia stuff, that's all
 
Old 10-03-2003, 07:00 AM   #17
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I teach people how to fix hardware and software. I need a variity of OS's to verify operation of various components. I'm still learning Linux, I expect that will go on for some time yet. I still have a few items I can't get working, like my flat bed scanner under Linux. It works under W98SE. No dought If I could only have one, it would be Linux.
 
Old 10-03-2003, 07:21 AM   #18
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Originally posted by koolkat
Why do you Dual Boot?
Because I boot into Linux in order to be productive and I boot into FreeBSD in order to learn something new... oh, sorry! You meant about Windows!

Seriously, there are as many reasonf for people dual-booting as there are people dual-booting (in other words: everyone has their own reason ). I used to boot into Windows occasionally just to make sure that I hadn't actually removed it yet... until one fateful day where I did remove it by accident and didn't even notice for about a week! Hehe!
 
  


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