> If you have to start again this is what to do. Repartition the disk from
> scratch using fdisk from rescue mode . Arrange to install XP first on
> the first partition. Then install Linux and I am sure it will work. I
> have done this many times and with this arrangement things work.
Cool, thks for confirming that. NTFS will occupy the first 150G, can
this be a problem for grub?
It is not a problem for grub
> But please assign a swap partition. Also when installing Linux use the
> Custom partitioning option.
Will do that, thks again.
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