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Old 08-31-2004, 10:24 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm looking into installing linux onto my laptop, and rather than cutting my existing harddrive down in size, i'd rather get an external drive. Is it possible to boot up linux off of an external hd? Also is it practical (won't be too slow with everything external)?
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