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Old 01-15-2003, 05:12 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I recently burned an iso copy of Mandrake Linux to a cd-rom
but i dont know how to install it - i an currently running windoze
ME and i have alot of mp3's, i use KaZaA alot , so i want to do a dual boot but i dont know how, any suggestions?
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Old 01-15-2003, 05:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Use partition Magic to resize your partition first. Make a few gigs of unpartitioned space then boot to the Linux CD, while you are installing it will create a bootloader for you that will allow you to Dual Boot with no problems.
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Old 01-15-2003, 05:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ok i'll give it a shot - is partition Magic freeware by any chance?
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No, but I believe they have a demo version you may be able to download.
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ok thanks -
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