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i dont want to install linux in dual boot
but i was looking for something like a virtual pc for linux
is this posible? if so how
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You can use VMWare, and run Linux on that. There are guides in the Folding@Home section on how to do this I think.
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i dont want to install linux in dual boot
but i was looking for something like a virtual pc for linux
is this posible? if so how
www.virtualbox.org
Edited by The Hundred Gunner - 7/9/08 at 3:24pm
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You could use a live CD. You would just run the entire OS off of the disk, with no installation required. Not sure if that would ruin the purpose without data saving and whatnot, but it's a way to do it without partitioning or dual booting.
    
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Page doesnt load for me...or maybe I'm missing something.
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Page doesnt load for me...or maybe I'm missing something.

should be .org not .net...link to download page here
    
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Page doesnt load for me...or maybe I'm missing something.
Crap, that should have been .org...
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Page doesnt load for me...or maybe I'm missing something.
.org

so VMware
is a program i can install on windows xp,
and then install linux on VM ware
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