Half OT/ How to remove a virus on windows using Ubuntu

Odd iodine at runbox.no
Sat Mar 14 15:02:21 UTC 2009

Eberhard Roloff wrote:
> Ashley Benton wrote:
>> Hi, I am using Ubuntu 8.10. One of my neighbors ask me to fix his 
>> computer and I am stuck. The computer is Windows 2000 and doesn't work 
>> at all by itself 
> This one puzzles me. A virus/Trojan/you name it infection nearly never 
> renders a windows computer to "doesn't work at all". Are you sure, virus 
> related issues are the only problem that you  are having here?

It's not uncommon. Often people are infected with a variety of different
malware. These tend not to play well with each other. Result is a DOA
Windows install.


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