[techtalk] Dual boot machine

David Merrill david at lupercalia.net
Fri Mar 9 23:11:34 EST 2001

On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 08:44:06PM -0600, Vinnie wrote:
> On Fri, 9 Mar 2001, A Kozic wrote:
> > Although I managed (with plenty help) to get linux onto my
> > previously-windows-only laptop, I am now stumped.
> which windows?
> the LDP used to have a number (greater than five, even) of howtos dealing
> with multi-booting..now there seems to be a much smaller number, and I
> don't like them as much..hmmph.
> whine whine...

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Don't whine, help.

I think you need the Loadlin+Win95/98/ME mini-HOWTO, which is at
http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/mini/Loadlin+Win95-98-ME.html also.

> http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/mini/Multiboot-with-LILO.html
> http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/mini/Linux+Win95/index.html
> http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/mini/Linux+DOS+Win95+OS2.html
> between the three I think all the info you'd need(assuming windows 95/98,
> and only one hard drive, and lilo) is there...

That's right, and the Linux+Win95/98 was just updated a week or two

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