The first two articles on dual-booting Windows 7 and Linux distributions published here involved installation on a computer with a single hard drive. Those articles on dual-booting Fedora 14 and Ubuntu 10.10 with Windows 7 are available here and here. This article will cover a different use-case, dual-booting Windows 7 and Ubuntu 10.10 or Linux Mint 10 on a computer with two hard drives.
The primary hard drive has an existing installation of Windows 7 Ultimate. The objective is to install Ubuntu or Mint on the second(ary) disk.
This article provides a step by step guide on how to accomplish this task.Full story »