[ubuntu-uk] ubuntu-uk Digest, Vol 46, Issue 76

Robert Flatters robert.flatters at googlemail.com
Fri Feb 27 14:28:59 GMT 2009


Hi Rizzuwan,

Thats what this chat room for helping each other solve problems.

Regards

Bob

On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 9:23 AM, rizzuwan wahid <rizzuwan at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 25 Feb 2009 18:37:07 -0800 (PST)
> From: rizzuwan wahid <rizzuwan at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [ubuntu-uk] HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the
>     existing    partition in a hard disk?
>
> Thanks to Liam Proven and Robert Flatters.
> I'll try my best..
> sorry for the inconveniences .
>
> RIZZUWAN
>
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>   1.  HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the existing
>       partition in a hard disk? (rizzuwan wahid)
>   2. Re:  A quick warning if you're trying out Windows 7 (Liam Proven)
>   3. Re:  HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the    existing
>       partition in a hard disk? (Liam Proven)
>   4. Re:  HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the    existing
>       partition in a hard disk? (Robert Flatters)
>   5. Re:  A quick warning if you're trying out Windows 7
>       (Robert Flatters)
>   6. Re:  UK government backs open source (Robert Flatters)
>   7. Re:  A quick warning if you're trying out Windows 7
>       (Ian Betteridge)
>   8.  adding extra hard drive to a Ubuntu machine. (Stephen Garton)
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> Message: 1
> Date: Wed, 25 Feb 2009 18:37:07 -0800 (PST)
> From: rizzuwan wahid <rizzuwan at yahoo.com>
> Subject: [ubuntu-uk] HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the
>     existing    partition in a hard disk?
> To: ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> Message-ID: <947620.95209.qm at web45016.mail.sp1.yahoo.com>
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> I've a hard disk that consist of two partitions, that known as c and d, and
> I want to install a Ubuntu in one of the existing partition while not
> erasing the other partition.
> What I've counter is, when i want to install it, either it will erase all
> partition and then install it or it will create another partition.
> So how i want to install the Ubuntu in the existing partition either in c
> or d without erasing the other partition or create new partition....?
>
> RIZZUWAN
>
>
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> Message: 2
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 03:05:30 +0000
> From: Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] A quick warning if you're trying out Windows
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> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> 2009/2/25 Ian Betteridge <ian at ianbetteridge.co.uk>:
> > Yep, but worth a reminder - I'd forgotten! :)
>
> Well done, Penfold. ;?)
>
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> Message: 3
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 03:08:45 +0000
> From: Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the
>     existing partition in a hard disk?
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
>     <575131af0902251908h6acb2913j2fe1f04aed9ff094 at mail.gmail.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=windows-1252
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> 2009/2/26 rizzuwan wahid <rizzuwan at yahoo.com>:
> > I've a hard disk that consist of two partitions, that known as c and d,
> and
> > I want to install a Ubuntu in one of the existing partition while not
> > erasing the other partition.
> > What I've counter is, when i want to install it, either it will erase all
> > partition and then install it or it will create another partition.
> > So how i want to install the Ubuntu in the existing partition either in c
> or
> > d without erasing the other partition or create new partition....?
> >
> > RIZZUWAN
>
> The easiest way is probably to do the first step in Windows.
>
> So, in Windows, move everything you want to keep off D onto C or
> something. Then run Disk Manager (assuming you're using XP) - Start |
> Run | diskmgmt.msc
>
> Select the D drive - and make very very sure that it *IS* the D drive,
> not the C drive - and delete it. Save the changes and reboot. Check
> that Windows still boots and runs off C. So long as it's OK, reboot
> with your Ubuntu CD and get it to use the free space.
>
>
> --
> Liam Proven ? Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/liamproven
> Email: lproven at cix.co.uk ? GMail/GoogleTalk/Orkut: lproven at gmail.com
> Tel: +44 20-8685-0498 ? Cell: +44 7939-087884 ? Fax: + 44 870-9151419
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>
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> Message: 4
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 06:08:31 +0000
> From: Robert Flatters <robert.flatters at googlemail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] HELP: How to install the Ubuntu in one of the
>     existing partition in a hard disk?
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
>     <9c1ee30c0902252208g53f2956bv70d617f6d42f8cf6 at mail.gmail.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="windows-1252"
>
> I thought Ubuntu gave you an manual option to setup the hard drive
> partition, which allowed for two systems on two separate partition. I know
> ive done it.
>
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 3:08 AM, Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > 2009/2/26 rizzuwan wahid <rizzuwan at yahoo.com>:
> > > I've a hard disk that consist of two partitions, that known as c and d,
> > and
> > > I want to install a Ubuntu in one of the existing partition while not
> > > erasing the other partition.
> > > What I've counter is, when i want to install it, either it will erase
> all
> > > partition and then install it or it will create another partition.
> > > So how i want to install the Ubuntu in the existing partition either in
> c
> > or
> > > d without erasing the other partition or create new partition....?
> > >
> > > RIZZUWAN
> >
> > The easiest way is probably to do the first step in Windows.
> >
> > So, in Windows, move everything you want to keep off D onto C or
> > something. Then run Disk Manager (assuming you're using XP) - Start |
> > Run | diskmgmt.msc
> >
> > Select the D drive - and make very very sure that it *IS* the D drive,
> > not the C drive - and delete it. Save the changes and reboot. Check
> > that Windows still boots and runs off C. So long as it's OK, reboot
> > with your Ubuntu CD and get it to use the free space.
> >
> >
> > --
> > Liam Proven ? Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/liamproven
> > Email: lproven at cix.co.uk ? GMail/GoogleTalk/Orkut: lproven at gmail.com
> > Tel: +44 20-8685-0498 ? Cell: +44 7939-087884 ? Fax: + 44 870-9151419
> > AOL/AIM/iChat, Yahoo & Skype: liamproven
> > MSN: lproven at hotmail.com ? ICQ: 73187508
> >
> > --
> > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Robert Flatters, AMBSC
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> Message: 5
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 06:10:31 +0000
> From: Robert Flatters <robert.flatters at googlemail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] A quick warning if you're trying out Windows
>     7
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
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> It good to know some of the quirk of window 7 before it released. Just in
> case i deside to get it or not.
>
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 3:05 AM, Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > 2009/2/25 Ian Betteridge <ian at ianbetteridge.co.uk>:
> > > Yep, but worth a reminder - I'd forgotten! :)
> >
> > Well done, Penfold. ;?)
> >
> > --
> > Liam Proven ? Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/liamproven
> > Email: lproven at cix.co.uk ? GMail/GoogleTalk/Orkut: lproven at gmail.com
> > Tel: +44 20-8685-0498 ? Cell: +44 7939-087884 ? Fax: + 44 870-9151419
> > AOL/AIM/iChat, Yahoo & Skype: liamproven
> > MSN: lproven at hotmail.com ? ICQ: 73187508
> >
> > --
> > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/
> >
>
>
>
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> Message: 6
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 06:14:02 +0000
> From: Robert Flatters <robert.flatters at googlemail.com>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] UK government backs open source
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID:
>     <9c1ee30c0902252214w44f0939ay29cafefd01adf47f at mail.gmail.com>
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> There is another company that going down the same road as Microsoft and
> that
> Apple they have started doing the same thing. Being secretive and in some
> case anti-competitive.  Maybe  the EU commission might need to look into
> them. That would give the big A a wake call.
>
>
> On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 4:02 PM, Adam Bagnall <bagnaj97 at googlemail.com
> >wrote:
>
> > This article recently appeared on the BBC, thought it might interest some
> > of you.
> > http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7910110.stm
> >
> > Adam.
> >
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> >
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> Message: 7
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 07:56:40 +0000
> From: Ian Betteridge <ian at ianbetteridge.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [ubuntu-uk] A quick warning if you're trying out Windows
>     7
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> You KNOW I have a memory like a sieve! Didn't I meet you at some point? ;)
>
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2009 at 3:05 AM, Liam Proven <lproven at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > 2009/2/25 Ian Betteridge <ian at ianbetteridge.co.uk>:
> > > Yep, but worth a reminder - I'd forgotten! :)
> >
> > Well done, Penfold. ;?)
> >
> > --
> > Liam Proven ? Profile: http://www.linkedin.com/in/liamproven
> > Email: lproven at cix.co.uk ? GMail/GoogleTalk/Orkut: lproven at gmail.com
> > Tel: +44 20-8685-0498 ? Cell: +44 7939-087884 ? Fax: + 44 870-9151419
> > AOL/AIM/iChat, Yahoo & Skype: liamproven
> > MSN: lproven at hotmail.com ? ICQ: 73187508
> >
> > --
> > ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
> > https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-uk
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UKTeam/
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> Message: 8
> Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2009 09:15:20 +0000
> From: Stephen Garton <sheepeatingtaz at sheepeatingtaz.co.uk>
> Subject: [ubuntu-uk] adding extra hard drive to a Ubuntu machine.
> To: British Ubuntu Talk <ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com>
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> Morning All,
>
> I have an ubuntu machine that I am running Boxee on, and I also have a
> 250GB
> IDE drive in a network caddy. The caddy is unreliable, so am considering
> moving the disk into the PC (it just has media on it). If I were to plug
> the
> drive into the PC and switch on, would it automount, or would it need
> adding
> to /etc/fstab manually?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Steve Garton
> sheepeatingtaz.co.uk
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