[OT] Windoz Install CD and Linux?
sfreilly at roadrunner.com
Sat Feb 9 17:54:16 UTC 2008
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Thomas Kaiser wrote:
| Hello everyone
| I have a test Laptop, currently Ubuntu 7.10 and fedora as double boot
| Because of webcam driver development I decided to trash the first
| install Windoz on it. But this was not possible, the Windoz install CD
| boot on this laptop :-(. I tried the CD on a other PC and it was
booting just fine!
| Today, I bought a new HD for that laptop and now the Windoz install CD
| booted fine!? and I could install Windoz!
| Does the Windoz XP Pro install CD have some "anti" Linux detection?
| Anyone out there had the same experience?
its got nothing to do with "anti linux" detection. theres no such
thing. im 100% sure its got more to do with one of these 3, the cdrom
driver, bios boot settings, or the type of cd you used.
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