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Re: [edlug] SuSE 8.1 and WinXP



> >
> Steven,
>
> If you are using the Windows boot loader in any part of this, Windows must
> be installed on /dev/hda1.

Not true for XP. I screwed up my first install as I did not realise I was
telling XP to use my second hard drive for the installation drive. So XP
installed itself on 'D:\'

However, I would say that generally it is better to put Windows on first
and then put Linux on. Usually does the job :)

Iain

> This was certainly true up to and including NT and I doubt the Microsoft
> have fixed it, since its only a problem to non Microsoft users.
>
> Regards,
>
> Roy Bamford

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