Installing of RedHat Linux on NT4.0 system...
Posted on 2001-07-07
I have a laptop currently running Windows NT 4.0. I would like to install RedHat Linux 7.0 on this laptop. I intended to clean the NT OS so I don't care about the current contents. I have the Linux CD with me but it's of a Linux/Unix format. I don't know how to invoke the Linux installation program as there isn't a setup.exe or any Windows executable to start the installation from within Windows. I eben tried to load the CD in the CD-ROM and changed the laptop's BIOS to boot for the CD-ROM drive but that didn't have any effect. The boot process detected an installation of NT and picked that on for the boot.
Please advance on how I can start the Linux install.