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Old 05-22-2005, 02:59 PM   #1
Lambda_Core
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Installing Win2k after Linux FC3


Hi,

i want to install win2k and FC3 on the same HD, how do i go about doing this?

I tried to make 2 partitions with fdisk (win98) and on the first i tried to load FC3 but Anaconda or DiskDruid won't let me and i had to remove all partitions, i need win2k on the same drive for some MS VB stuff.

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Old 05-22-2005, 03:34 PM   #2
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Hi,
Remember to install Windows FIRST, then let Linux install its own bootloader (GRUB or LILO).
These will go fine to set up a dual-boot, whereas Win does not even see Linux partitions.

If you already have win98 on your disk as I think is the case, just install Fedora.
If you have to format everything, use a Live CD like Knoppix, use cfdisk, which will let
you choose the kind of file system you want and toggle the first parttion to be a bootable one.
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