Next Previous Contents

Managing Multiple Operating Systems HOWTO

Robert W. Schultz

v0.4, 17 Feb 2000

This HOWTO covers the procedures for using removable hard disks to install and manage multiple alternative operating systems while leaving a single fixed disk to permanently house and protect the primary operating system. It is very scalable and offers a good degree of protection to and a stable disk environment for the primary operating system.

1. Introduction

2. Purpose and goals:

3. Background:

4. System requirements:

5. How it works (a scenario):

6. The installation:

7. Cost and gotcha's:

Next Previous Contents