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Old 09-06-2003, 10:07 AM   #1
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Partioning for linux


IM using mandrake 9.1 one IM giving its partition 10 gb, but what file system should I use ntfs or one of the linux ext, IM using partition magic 8.0 .
 
Old 09-06-2003, 10:14 AM   #2
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Just leave it blank, linux will format it for you upon install !!
 
Old 09-06-2003, 10:17 AM   #3
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I have to pick one

does it really madder if its just going to format it anyway, cause Ive got to pick.
 
Old 09-06-2003, 10:21 AM   #4
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No it does'nt , but i'd rather have linux do it for me it'self than let a windows app do it it's way round.

There's probably no difference, but i like to keep it in the family
 
Old 09-06-2003, 10:24 AM   #5
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cool thanx

thanx
 
  


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