New Build System Boot Linux/Windows... - Page 2 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 07-30-2007, 10:10 PM   #11 (permalink)
Monster Techie
 
Brinson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 1,195
Default Re: New Build System Boot Linux/Windows...

No, Wubi is the easiest...automated...done from inside windows...uses "virtual partitions" so you can keep your current windows install...
__________________

__________________
Antec 300 Illusion
430w Antec Earthwatts
AMD Q4 640 Propus
2x4gb Patriot DDR3 1333
750gb Seagate 7200.11 Hard Drive
Brinson is offline  
Old 07-30-2007, 10:11 PM   #12 (permalink)
Monster Techie
 
alexsabree's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 1,845
Default Re: New Build System Boot Linux/Windows...

idk about wubi, but the way i did it was simple enough.

(edit) Why wouldn't you be able to keep your current partitions?
__________________

alexsabree is offline  
Old 07-31-2007, 02:46 PM   #13 (permalink)
Indeed.
 
Greg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 1,600
Default Re: New Build System Boot Linux/Windows...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Brinson View Post
No, Wubi is the easiest...automated...done from inside windows...uses "virtual partitions" so you can keep your current windows install...
You can keep your Windows even if you partition

Besides, what happens if you've installed Linux with Wubi and then you want to dump Windows?
__________________

__________________

Greg is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Issue with BF2 on my E510 dykzeulb PC Gaming 8 10-21-2007 04:26 PM
system build question jfenwick New Systems | Building and Buying 54 07-23-2007 12:12 AM
New build won't boot from cd. ohGrFreak Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 3 07-04-2007 01:03 PM
AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 Dual Core Processor Utilities & Updates Osiris Overclocking and Modding 6 05-31-2007 01:41 PM
SATA boot disk freezing system and not being recognised harrytewkesbury Hardware Repairs and Troubleshooting 1 04-07-2007 05:24 AM



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.