Partitioning Question

Daniel Robitaille robitaille at
Fri May 4 15:02:44 UTC 2007

On 5/4/07, Tee Jay Rosene <teejayrosene at> wrote:
> I have a question regarding partitioning. I have a fairly large hard drive,
> 380 Gig, and I would like to set aside about 40-60 Gigs for Ubuntu/Kubuntu.
> I'm not that technically savvy, but I have done some preliminary research.
> From what I understand, with the most basic dual-boot install, Ubuntu will
> take up all the remaining non-Windows space for itself. I don't want that

you can select whatever number and type of partitions you want created
during the installation.  But you would will have to select the manual
partitioning option during the installation and define them yourself
instead of letting the installer take over all the left over space for

Daniel Robitaille

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