James Bannan03 March 2009, 8:00 PM
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How to dual-boot Windows XP and Linux, on a system where you have already installed XP. Easy step-by-step tutorial that doesn't assume prior knowledge of Linux.
Updated 28 February 2009 to use Ubuntu 9.04
Scenario: You want the simplest way to dual-boot XP and Linux. You've already installed Windows XP and now want to dual-boot it with Ubuntu 9.04
Summary of tutorial: This is an updated tutorial (we previously used Ubuntu 8.04, but in this tutorial we'll use Ubuntu 9.04 to make space on the XP partition and then use the GRUB bootloader to dualboot XP and Ubuntu.
This tutorial has been tested on a VMWare Workstation 6.5 virtual machine.