Re: Draft for lenny release announcement
On Wed, Feb 11, 2009 at 8:25 PM, Ferenc Wagner <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> That sounds fishy. As I understand it, win32-loader can start the
> installer from Windows, not needing a reboot (thus not needing BIOS
> boot order reconfiguration either). I doubt Windows stays running
> during installation, rather it's replaced by the Debian Installer.
Wrong, win32-loader adds grub to the Windows boot.ini and you can then
reboot and choose to boot d-i via grub-win32 (or Windows) from the
Windows bootloader menu.
reboot-less installs under Windows could be done with coLinux perhaps:
There are also WUBI, Instlux, UNetbootin, Lubi, Mubi and LVPM.