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Re: installation help
It seems that you want to erase windows and install linux. This is much easier
than you have done so far
Forget windows. Straight ahead boot from linux installable. In due course of
installation you will be presented with disk druid etc., basically a partition
tool. You can kickoff all the adamant windows partitions from there, and
install linux as and where you want.
However you should not delete c: if you want to keep your windows installation
intact. Also for the trouble you are facing, have you installed windows on d:.
Check that. Then you may face trouble after you remove that..
> I dont know whether this is the correct place to ask. Please do respond
> I have microsoft Win98 on my machine. I want to install linux on
> that. I have c,d and e partitoins which I formatted. I ran fdisk to remove
> the partitions so that I can install linux on a single partition. When I
> tried to delete c drive partition. it said extended dos partitions exist so
> cant delete. Then I tried to delete d drive which is extended dos partition.
> It said logical drives exist. I tried again to delete the logical drives. It
> deleted d(logical) and e(logical). But when I tried to delete d(extended
> dos) it said logical drives still exist. When I saw the e still exists. I
> tried to delete the e, it deleted but still when I come back and see the
> drive exists. I need help to overcome this. I want to delete the partitions
> and have a single one. Please reply to my mail id too. I ran fdisk from
> WIN98 startup disk.