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Re: Dual boot GNU and Windows 7

From: Sebastian Tennant
Subject: Re: Dual boot GNU and Windows 7
Date: Sat, 26 Mar 2011 17:42:40 +0000
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.1 (gnu/linux)

Quoth Joel Roth <address@hidden>:
> The Minitool Partition Wizard live CD can move "unmovable files"
> and handles other details to be able to shrink a Windows 
> partition. It's free, very slick, and Linux under the hood.

Very interesting.  Thanks.

> I did this for Windows 7 (on a recent Thinkpad). It is occasionally
> convenient to be able to verify that hardware works under windows.

That's good to know.

> I'm not sure if you need to, but I turned off Windows paging
> before the shrink.

A sensible precaustion.  Thanks for the tip.

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