how to dual boot xp and linux 10

  stephen0205 17:49 21 Feb 2007
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hi again, i reinstalled window xp so i can getthe internet in my laptop, but i loved linux 10.2 and id like to know if there is a way that i can dual oot them , i tried doing it from the disk and use the empty partion i have and it wouldnt work, please help.

thanks.

  octal 18:04 21 Feb 2007

Have you been to the BIOS and make sure the CD drive is the first drive to boot.

  stephen0205 18:07 21 Feb 2007

what i did first time was install widows xp mce 2005, used partition majic to slpit the 8gb to 2 40gb's and then booted the linux 10.1 disk and went to install,i ha to go to expert install so i could chnge the partiton, i clicked the second partition and i got an error and it wouldnt install.

any idead or a guide i can use.

  octal 18:12 21 Feb 2007

Try formatting the second partition in FAT 32 and try again.

  Strawballs 18:44 21 Feb 2007

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