Seeking recommendations for ubuntu DVD installation.
aradsky at ne.rr.com
Mon May 21 17:53:23 UTC 2007
Luca Ferrari wrote:
> On Monday 21 May 2007 alex's cat, walking on the keyboard, wrote:
>> I have ubuntu's CD installed on a 6GB partition and would like to
>> replace it with a ubuntu DVD version. I realize that a lot depends on
>> personal interests but I'm open to recommendations as to minimum
>> partition size for / and any other recommendations such as /home, swap
> This is my partition table on my 100GB disk (with windows homed too):
> /dev/sda3 1,6G 593M 1,1G 38% /
> varrun 531M 123k 531M 1% /var/run
> varlock 531M 0 531M 0% /var/lock
> procbususb 531M 173k 531M 1% /proc/bus/usb
> udev 531M 173k 531M 1% /dev
> devshm 531M 17k 531M 1% /dev/shm
> lrm 531M 35M 496M
> 7% /lib/modules/2.6.20-15-generic/volatile
> /dev/sda5 99M 44M 55M 45% /boot
> /dev/sda6 6,0G 1,5G 4,6G 25% /home
> /dev/sda1 37G 18G 20G 48% /mnt/windows
> /dev/sda2 8,8G 8,2G 588M 94% /mnt/hp_recovery
> /dev/sda11 8,0G 214M 7,8G 3% /mnt/disco1
> /dev/sda12 8,0G 488M 7,6G 7% /mnt/disco2
> /dev/sda13 7,0G 6,9G 140M 99% /mnt/disco3
> /dev/sda14 7,1G 1,9G 5,2G 27% /mnt/disco4
> /dev/sda7 7,0G 34M 7,0G 1% /opt
> /dev/sda8 6,4G 2,7G 3,7G 43% /usr
> /dev/sda9 2,0G 741M 1,3G 38% /var
> The /mnt/disc* are shares vfat that I use to store data that can be accessed
> either when booting linux and windows.
> I've got a medium quantity of e-mail, thus the size of my home partition.
> Hope this helps.
Not really......It's much more than I had in mind----information
overload. I couldn't
tell if you installed from a CD or DVD.
I don't believe I need to have ubuntu chopped up into that many partitions
regardless of the benefits (?).. At most, I can get by with ' / ',
swap, and /home
What I'm mostly interested in is how to determine the space ' / '
its partition in a ubuntu DVD installation, regardless of any other
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