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    Thumbs up Help Req.:- Installation of multiple OS


    hi,
    I am noob.I have a new 40 GB harddisk. I want to install the following OS on it.
    Win2000
    FC3
    Suse
    Mandrake.
    I allready read how=to from tldp.org
    but, i am confused.
    I would like to know the step by step information for how to do it?

    Please help me..

    Thanks in Advance

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    You need to partition the disk in advance.
    How much ram do you have in this machine?
    If you have a decent amount of ram, 350 MB or more, I wouldn't bother with a swap partition if I were you.
    So hopefully you will just need to make 4 equal partitions.
    Install W2k first, this is important.
    I would recommend installing Suse last as Suse does the best job of seeing other linux distros and adding them to your boot menu, setting up a multiboot.
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    Budman7,
    thanks for the reply.
    Regarding partition, shall i create 4 equal primary partition or makeing logical partiotions?I have 320 MB RAM on my P-3 computer.

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