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Old 02-19-2003, 11:31 PM   #1
Triple-B
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Question win 2000 and suse


hello every one.
is it possible to dual boot suse 8.1 pro and windows 2000. i didnt have any luck with slackware 8.1 and win 2000. can anyone offer a little advise on this.
thanks every one
 
Old 02-19-2003, 11:47 PM   #2
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Easy! I've done this many times' I'm running win2K/SuSE8 on my laptop right now and use a SuSE 8.0 for a gateway/server to the internet.

Any SuSE distro after 7 I believe has great tools for windows/Linux dual boot. You simply need to partition your HD and install windows, then format the other patition for ext2 install SuSE and you will get a option at boot time as to what OS you want. SuSE install will recognize your windows install. At least mine does'

I know this much'
 
Old 02-20-2003, 08:03 AM   #3
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Yup, me too, works a treat, and I'm using Win2000 Advanced Server. Do the Win install first then SuSe.
 
  


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