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Old 01-15-10, 12:29 PM   #6
LydianKnight
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Default Re: Dualboot XP / Edubuntu - which first.

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Originally Posted by Capt. Picard View Post
I can't remember what I did 2 years ago when I last installed 2 OS's on a PC.

Which OS should I install first?
Windows first, ALWAYS. Anyway when you install any Linux-based OS, the GRUB bootloader is the one to take over the bootloading process, so the usual partition order is:

[PARTITION]
Windows XP
/swap
/boot
/

(or if you tend to customize the ubuntu-derivative installation)
Windows XP
/swap
/
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