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Old 09-14-2007, 08:24 AM   #1
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When partitioning a hard drive with Fedora Core 5, when is the most appropriate time to select the option: "Maximum Space Allowable"?

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Old 09-14-2007, 09:47 AM   #2
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When you want to use all the space that is available on the drive for Fedora rather than reserving some for later use for something else.
 
Old 09-14-2007, 09:49 AM   #3
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According to the FC5 help files, the choices are as follows:

Fixed size
Use a fixed size as close to your entry as possible.

Fill all space up to
Grow the partition to a maximum size of your choice.

Fill to maximum allowable size
Grow the partition until it fills the remainder of the selected disks.
 
  


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