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Old 07-16-2005, 09:27 AM   #1
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How to partition /dev/hde1 as / (root)


How do I partition /dev/hde1 as root, but that my PC still can boot ?


Edit: btw, if I just do it with fdisk or during an install, it gives errors at boottime and exits with a kernel panic.

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Old 07-16-2005, 09:56 AM   #2
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Try qtparted.

It may not be installed by default, so you'll have to use yast to install it.


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