[vox-tech] dual system
susan at cdl.edu
Thu Sep 18 09:54:35 PDT 2008
On Sep 18, 2008, at 5:19 AM, David Rosenstrauch wrote:
> Cam Ellison wrote:
>> Carl Boettiger wrote:
>>> certainly it's easier if xp is installed first, since the Ubuntu
>>> installer takes care of everything, even copying bookmarks.
>>> With Linux on first, you'll just need to partition and then reload
>>> grub using the live-cd. It's described here:
>> Of course, you have the first partition available for XP, do you not?
>> Unless MS's approach has changed radically, it will not boot unless
>> in the initial partition.
> There's a way to tell grub to fool windows into thinking it's on
> partition 0, IIRC.
How about installing Windows into a virtual environment on Linux with
the free VMWare server or some other virtual environment?
Just a thought :-)
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