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Resizing partitions with XP's own inbuilt utility
I've been doing some experimenting with XP's own inbuilt resizing utility - thought you folks might be interested: 1. It will only resize upwards. 2. One needs...
Mar 3, 2004
Installing Smart Boot Manager after XOSL
For some time I have had XOSL in charge of booting a plethora of operating systems. At the time of the XOSL install I chose not to install Smart Boot Manager, ...
Mar 2, 2004
Thank you very much about Interrupt 13
All the reference help me a lot. Thanks...
Feb 28, 2004
How to install Win98 on HD1 (slave)
Today I tried to reinstall Win98 in a primary partition on the 2'nd HD following a method (see below) which worked before but no longer. Windows setup refuses...
Feb 24, 2004
hello!!!!!! does anyone can help
hello!! anyone can help me, my computer has a problem when get started, start button on the taskbar clickable but not funtioning, what should i do? thank...
Feb 24, 2004
Who knows how to edit Interrupt 13?
Hi, did I loose the reference about the way to edit interrupt 13 on hard disc in order to copy Windows 9x o ME into a ext partition over 8 gigas and I can not...
Feb 23, 2004
Problem Pentium 4 and XOSL
Hi guys, Have there been problems with people using XOSL on a Pentium 4? The problem that I'm facing is that every so often (on different Pentium 4 systems) I...
Feb 18, 2004
Re: Digest Number 1082
RTFM... "Smart Boot Manager" is what handles CD-Rom booting and appears in XOSL list of bootables as if its a partition....
Feb 17, 2004
Boot from CD-Rom
HI: How I configure the xosl to boot from cd-rom ? he doesn't appear in the list of devices of the xosl. I have installed the option to start up from cd-rom ...
Feb 16, 2004
Linux and XOSL and Ghost
Hi guys Has anyone had any experience of making a ghost image of a partition containing Linux (ext3fs) and then "restoring&quo
t; that image in another partition so...
Feb 13, 2004
Mirror for XOSL
Hi everyone. I'm not as responsive as I should and wish to be, but I have a lot to do lately. Geurt kindly send me original files and I setup a mirror for XOSL...
Feb 6, 2004
Linux install blew away XOSL
Hi XOSL users, I have a backup computer with Linux Mandrake and Suse. Also there are 2 Win 3.11 partitions on there for some old progs I occasionally use. We...
Feb 6, 2004
CD-ROM Missing After XOSL Install
PROBLEM: I can not get Win98SE to recognize the CD-ROM any longer. SET-UP: I have an XOSL system with the Master drive containing Win2K, then Win98SE on a...
Feb 3, 2004
Need help setting up simple multi-boot system...
I'm trying to set up a multi-boot system, as simple as possible. Here's what I'd like to set up: Drive 1 (master): 1st bootable partition (32GB): Win2K 2nd...
Feb 1, 2004
Booting all Operating System's from LOGICAL
Hello, first off here is my layout... One Hard Disk, on first IDE slot... /-----------
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Jan 30, 2004
James M. DeLuca
Newbie Compiling xosl
Hello, folks - I am brand-spanking-
new to xosl, and I am truly impressed with it. I work at a public library, and am planning on using it to facilitate the...
Jan 28, 2004
Dear friends, if I reinstall XOSL on my computer, all previous setting include passwords are demaded. Is possible to force XOSL to ask the password before...
Jan 28, 2004
Can XOSL be started from a boot CD?
Can XOSL be started from a boot CD? Also will XOSL allow my to boot Win 98 which is on a CD? Chris......
Jan 25, 2004
re-compile done ... how to force default boot options ?!
Hello, I re-compile Xosl to have a silent dos logicical install ("unattend&quo
t;). It works well but now i would like to "force" the default boot options. My...
Jan 21, 2004
I have a laptop which has an on-board touchpad. I also have a mouse that goes haywire when the touchpad is enabled. I would like to automate the process of...
Jan 18, 2004
Re: SPAM moderating (was "Stop Crap")
From: "Art McClure" <artmcclure@...> Subject: Re: [xosl] Re: Stop Crap ... It is (or was) moderated, but for newly subscribing members only. I believe ...
Jan 10, 2004
Boot delay - doesn't work anymore
Some weeks ago a very strange thing has happened. I have a XOSL configuration with 3 bootable partitions, a FAT32 (where xosls is in) and 2 XP NTFS. I have set...
Dec 27, 2003
I just loaded this file to a floppy and before I use it I would like to know how it differs from the regular XOSL. I tryed to download the regular version off...
Dec 26, 2003
Thanks for moderating this site. I was getting a lot of rather questionable spam. Now that has all stopped. -Art...
Dec 21, 2003
spam@XOSL - solved
hi there, you might have noticed: due to recent spam floodings the XOSL group membership policy is set to "moderated&quo
t;, now. all membership applicants are sent...
Dec 19, 2003
Booting Windows 2000/XP from logical drive
Petr Soucek's workaround only mentions that he got this to work with FAT32. He says he will report back with respect to NTFS, but I haven't found a posting for...
Dec 9, 2003
Installation doesn't work when Linux is there!
I have a perennial problem when dual-booting a system using xp and linux. Regardless of the partition configuration, I install XOSL to the XP FAT32 partition...
Dec 8, 2003
Re: Pictures Uploaded
... That would be good. Given the valid traffic on the XOSL group recently, moderating shouldn'
t be too difficult! Best Regards John McCabe...
Dec 7, 2003
Xosl : command-line !!!
Hello, I try to automate the installation of XOSL (under dos 7.0) I know there is not command line options (like "smart boot manager"
). But is there a way to...
Dec 4, 2003
XOSL and RPM 2.43
Hi, I have been reading almost all the post in the partman and xosl group messages and some where I read that XOSL is only able to boot upto 4 primary...
Dec 3, 2003
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