Windows XP on ext3

Discussion in 'Windows XP Installation and Setup' started by Upadi, Feb 18, 2023.

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    Upadi

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    One of the most unusual combinations now possible: Windows running from a filesystem designed exclusively for Linux. *even though it says ext2, this is a limitation of the filesystem driver, it's actually ext3. And it works pretty well at that! Once again, this was possible thanks to the amazing ReactOS project.
     
    Upadi, Feb 18, 2023
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    Wild! Why would one want to do this though vs NTFS or FAT/FAT32?
     
    Samir, Aug 23, 2023
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    I knew we can read Linux filesystems, I didn't think we could BOOT from them! We can't even boot GPT!
     
    cleverscreenname, Dec 3, 2023
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