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Re: [SLUG] Repartitioning XP to support dual booting...


On Saturday 15 March 2008 09:21:25 slug-request@xxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >> Are there any viable alternatives within FOSS ?
> >>
> >> My friends in germany all say go buy the windows tool..
> >>
> >> are they right ? or is there another way ?
> >
> > Pretty much buncome. It JustWorks right up to a few day old purchase  
> >  of Xp SP2
>
> ok - no problem...
>
> so which tool reliably does it ?
>
> ie cfdisk etc ?

I do this as pain and punishment, when asked to help ... so I choose the 
easiest way ...
Insert ubuntu CD, boot live, choose install, manual partition, shrink 
partition ...

James