OT OS X HD Partitioning, multiple OSs

Neal Campbell nealk3nc at gmail.com
Sat Dec 5 15:09:00 EST 2009

There is indeed an alternative to just bootcamp or VMs, for Intel macs (not
G4/5s) called rEFIt.

Unlike Windows, Intel macs use a boot architecture called EFI. You can
overwrite that with an open source product called rEFIt that boots into a
screen that is similar to holding down the option key when you boot up. It
will let you select Windows, OSX, Linux drives to boot (or try to boot)

I have been using it on my Mac Pro for 3+ years with not a single hiccup but
your mileage might vary.

Neal Campbell
Abroham Neal Software
(540) 242 0911n Sat, Dec 5, 2009 at 2:39 PM, Bill Marriott <wjm at wjm.org>wrote:

> Roger,
>  Also, you won't have to keep converting your hd file between Parallels and
>> Fusion. They will both comfortably use the same BootCamp partition (not at
>> the same time of course).
> This led to great unhappiness last time I tried it, and constant
> re-activation of Windows, as well.
> - Bill
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