I have a dual-boot system running XP on one partition and Linux
(Mandrake 9.0) on the other.
Originally I was just running XP. Then I partitioned using
PartitionMagic 8.0, which came with BootMagic 8.0. BootMagic required me
to use up another primary partition, but I got it all set up and all was
good. I installed Linux onto my second partition, and the next time I
booted up, BootMagic was gone and Lilo in its place.
Not a big deal at first--I like Lilo just fine, (or at least would if I
weren't too lazy to configure it properly). But ...