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Old 12-20-2006, 09:12 PM   #1
georgiozoze
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Format a HDD


Hey guys,

i wonder why the ext3 filesystem takes from my hard drive 50 GB?

I formated my hard disk which was 320 GB in ext3 filesystem, and the 50GB was captured.
Is it possible to reduce that number?
Why is needed it to take so many Gbs?



thanks!
 
Old 12-20-2006, 09:52 PM   #2
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Read this thread.
 
Old 12-21-2006, 03:56 AM   #3
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yep, and the man page to read
tune2fs
 
Old 12-21-2006, 04:05 AM   #4
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