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Old 09-08-2003, 03:17 PM   #1
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Question Two linux distros on one partition?


I know this has probably been asked before and I really ought to know the answer, but I would like to try out Gentoo 1.4. x386 and mandrake 9.1.

I have a hard-disk already partitioned for windoze2k and rh9, but don't know if I should install other distros on the already configured linux partition or make further partitions.

All advice gratefully appreciated!

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No, you shouldn't, unless you format :)

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i've done this. it's not easy, but you can think about it for
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i really suggest making new partitions, but if u dont want to lose data, i should work on one big partition.


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