[CA LUG] Dual booting
rmain at polaris.umuc.edu
Fri Sep 16 10:37:29 CDT 2005
I'm realtively new to linux. I've been to some of your meetings and I'd
like to thank Dave Cafaro as well for his time and help.
I have a question about dual booting. I dont really understand FAT/NTFS
systems other than the basics. However, I installed RH9 on a 333MHZ
machine with 256 MEG RAM. I set it to FAT32 because I was going to
reinstall W98. Well, I'm taking a Win 2003 Server class and I tried to
install that on a partition on the same machine. It went fine obviously
until I went to install Active Directory. You need NTFS. I was wondering
if you can set a machine from FAT32 to NTFS or is this only done when
formatted. I have not installed any files on the system other than the
two operating systems. I plan to reformat and install both again this
weekend unless someone has some acvice or suggestions.
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