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sunset2007 10-07-2011 01:58 AM

About Fedora15 installation question
I want to ask a fedora15 disk partition question.THe disk partiton have four part,first is /boot partition,to be primary is also my want to ask.The second is swap partiton.The third is / partiton.It is root partiton.The last is /home partiton.It is extended partition.So my question is:
1.Is it the /boot partiton must be primary partiton?
2.Is the linux system first boot from the /boot partition?
3.If set the root(/) partiton as the primary partiton,the linux system first boot from root partion?
4.If the /boot and the root set no primary partition,the fout part parttion no primary partition,the system first boot from the /boot?

Only this,can you give your standard answer? : )

syg00 10-07-2011 03:42 AM

Duplicate - answered elsewhere.
Reported for closure.

satya164 10-08-2011 06:52 AM

1. No.
2. As far as I know, grub is installed on mbr. So it first boots from mbr, followed by the boot partition.

jeremy 10-11-2011 10:02 PM

Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.


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