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Old 03-21-2002, 09:38 PM   #1
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Red hat 7.1


I want to install Red Hat 7.1 on my computer. Currently I have Win 2000 pro with 20Gb hardrrive. How I have to procede to install the Red Hat 7.1? or How I have to partition?
 
Old 03-21-2002, 10:08 PM   #2
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There are numerous choices available to partition you hard drive, I would recommend using druid partitioning tool available during installation of linux, but first you'll need to free some space on HD, you can create a partition from free space available on your system, and then use druid to create llinux partitions on this partition. You wuold need / and optionally swap partitions for linux, you might create additional partitions for /home, /usr, but it's all depends on your needs and space available. Keep in mind if you decide to create /usr it should be large enough to hold all packages you want to install (this is also relevent for / if it is going to be the only partition with or without /home and swap)
 
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How I can resize my harddrive? I have under Win2000 all 20GB ..
 
  


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