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DebianHelp: Uninstalling Linux

Mar 27, 2006, 07:00 (9 Talkback[s])

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"If you really wanted to 'uninstall' Linux, you could run the following two commands (from under DOS or MS Windows):

LOCK C:

FDISK /MBR

"which will get rid of LILO--it overwrites the master boot record (MBR) of your first hard drive, where LILO resides. The 'lock' command allows 'raw' writing to disk, which is normally disallowed on more recent DOS versions as an antiviral measure..."

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