Installing, partitions and dual boot with Solaris 9 x86 and XP
Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum. I'm running Windows XP Pro. I want to have Windows XP and Solaris 9 x86 as a dual boot but never ever installed it and never made Solaris partitions before actually i never used any type of Unix before. Can someone walk me through this?? I have it on 3 CD's. This is what i did. I put CD 1 in my DVD drive and restart.
I made it up to run fdisk.
1.) Use the default layout
2.) Run fdisk to manually edit the disk
I choose number 2.
Here is the next options:
1.) Create a partition
2.) Specify the active partition
3.) Delete a partition
4.) Exit (Update disk configuration and exit)
5.) Cancel (Exit without updating disk configuration)
Here is the next options and i don't know what to do here:
Select the partition type to create:
I'm totally lost on this. Please reply back as soon as possible. Thanx guys.