[Wine] Re: Using Wine on Ubuntu to install Windows XP

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sat Apr 10 18:20:20 CDT 2010

techman41973 wrote:
> I have a Windows XP CD but the tablet PC doesn't have a CDROM drive.

The only way you can do what you want is to boot off of usb drive if your laptop supports it. Or take HDD out and put it into the PC with CD-ROM.

There is no way to start windows install from within Linux. First step is to format the drive and install loader, which won't work on live system.

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