On Sun, 21 Sep 2003 10:10:16 -0600, Ritwik Bhattacharya wrote:
No. If m$ decided to make it possible to let other OSes intact, they> Hi,
> I've been dual-booting RH and WinME for some time now, and decided to
> switch to XP. As with previous M$ OSes, I'd expected that I would have to
> reinstall GRUB, as the MBR would get wiped out. Armed with my trusty boot
> CD, I waited for the install to finish. Imagine my surprise, when, at the
> reboot, GRUB came up, totally unscathed by the XP install!! I guess M$ is
> coming to terms with the fact that other OSes are here to stay :).
would make it possible to choose whether to wipe the MBR or not. I think
it didn't wipe your MBR only because you upgraded from windoze me.
PS: Why don't you ask this in a M$ newsgroup?>
> Just FYI.