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Tweak It and Freak It: A Killer Guide to Making Windows Run Your Way by Paul McFedries

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CHAPTER W6 Dual-Booting Windows with Other Operating Systems

Even if you think that your version of Windows is the greatest operating system ever, you have to admit that it probably doesn’t cover every computing base. If you’re running Vista, for example, you might have programs that run only under Windows XP; or you might like the stylishness and robustness of a Mac; or you might enjoy the freedom of a Linux distribution. Whatever the reason, you don’t need multiple computers to get the benefits of multiple operating systems. Instead, you can use just a single computer and run two operating systems on it. This is called ...

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