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Old 12-21-2007, 11:18 AM   #1
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disk partition problem

hi guys , i use a laptop with 60 GB hard drive , i was using Fed 7
now , when i try to redo the partition for fedora 8 , the space except for boot , / , home , temp , everything else disappears , i.e almost 55GB of space.

can someone please tell me how to partition to get a two 25 GB spaces for the media, data etc and the rest for a nice boot and what not ! mem is 512 so swap ?? ( 1GB ?? )

please show me how to get a nice partition , i am tryin hard but i have to do all over again
Old 12-21-2007, 12:07 PM   #2
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From the terminal type

fdisk -l

and post the output.
Old 12-21-2007, 08:59 PM   #3
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You might try Gparted. It has a boot disk. Works nicely.



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