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Old 11-06-2018, 09:53 AM   #1
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Installation from running Linux OS (btrfs subvolume install)

hello guys, i am in the need of installing slackware on a btrfs subvolume i alredy created. does the slackware installer support this kind of installation? if so,how?
Old 11-07-2018, 06:03 AM   #2
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The Slackware installer can install in partitions that already host a file system, including btrfs, but not on an already created subvolume as far as I know.


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