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unix on FAT32

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I would like a free version of unix that i can install on a FAT32 drive, it will be dual booting with win98 an indignity i know but there you go. Any tips?
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umm... shouldn't linux handle that?  slackware is what i'm running, but i don't see why other distributions wouldn't work also...


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Redhat 5.1 and later now supports fat32.  The latest version of the kernel is 2.0.36.  This will support it.  

I think SUSE Linux also supports fat32.  It is pretty close to Redhat.

You can buy RedHat for around 6.99 at http://www.cheapbytes.com/

All you have to pay for is media & shipping and handling.
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thanks
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