Peter Johnson wrote:I dual boot my laptop with Win7 Professional and Ubuntu 9.10. I used to run Vista Home Premium and Ubuntu 8.10 on it. I find that Win7 startup and shutdown is much faster than Vista. I haven't really noticed that big of a difference in performance between Vista and Win7 in daily use, but then I never did any kind if timings either.
Jothi Shankar Kumar wrote:But why does the microsoft website (http://windows.microsoft.com/systemrequirements) claim that only 16 GB space is enough for Windows 7??
Peter Johnson wrote:In my Ubuntu partition I create several soft link to refer to the corresponding directories in c:\opt. Thus since all of my working data is on the Windows partition I have a larger Windows partition. Perhaps is there was a decent ext3 driver for Windows I might be tempted to do it the other way.
Jothi Shankar Kumar wrote:I should receive my Windows 7 in a couple of days. Hope I find it better than Vista.