Can my computer support two OS's?

Marius Gedminas marius at
Wed Apr 29 23:08:38 UTC 2009

On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 07:02:31PM -0400, Hong Yang wrote:
> I'm not sure whether or not installing Ubuntu on my computer would
> cause problems if I also have windows XP installed. Would the two OS's
> conflict?

They shouldn't; many people have both XP and Ubuntu installed on their

The Ubuntu installer explicitly supports this configuration: it can
shrink your XP system to make room for Ubuntu.

Marius Gedminas
An NT server can be run by an idiot, and usually is.
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