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Setup Linux and Win95 on the same computer

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Hi! I am a Linux newbie and I have a question
I currently have Windows 95 installed on my computer and would like to add Linux to it.
I have one free partition available. What should I do so I can use both OSes?
What boot manger would be sufficient?
 
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No problem. Install LILO as boot manager
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At first of all, you must have two booting disk. These are avaluable in all distributions in a /images directory. If you have win95, you can use the rawrite program to do this.

Use this disks to reboot your machine and follow its instructions step by step. Maybe you must to do a new partition for swap memory, it should be around the double of memory that you have.

The instalation program will ask you about the packages to install, you must select that you want ones.

when you finish, the program will instal LILO, and then you have to choose in what partition boots by defect.

Sorry, but my english is too bad, I hope that its works.

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