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valhalla2100 at comcast.net
Mon Jun 29 21:47:22 UTC 2009
Your suggestion is interesting. I assume that its possible to make the
sizes larger. Before I go further I am going to do some learning.
On Mon, 2009-06-29 at 14:04 +0200, Knapp wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 29, 2009 at 1:51 PM, Karl F. Larsen<klarsen1 at gmail.com> wrote:
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> > Thomas wrote:
> >> Forgot again!
> >> Forgot to include a question.
> >> How can I set up the rest of a hard disk for Ubuntu?
> >> I am only using 50 GB of my 500 GB drive. Could not figure
> >> out what to do.
> >> I am planning to reinstall the 2nd hard disk and assume that
> >> the same solution would work for both.
> >> Thanks
> >> Thomas
> > Hard Drives are not the same as a rule. I have no idea what your going
> > to do with 500 Gb much less MORE!
> > With another HD you will see with fdisk -l they look the same but one
> > HD is (hd0) and the other will be (hd1) to Grub. Just play around and
> > you will learn a lot.
> > I feel like a poor person, I have just 160GB and I 3 versions of Ubuntu
> > running and still lots of space...
> > 73 Karl
> > - --
> > Karl F. Larsen, AKA K5DI
> > Linux User
> > #450462 http://counter.li.org.
> > Key ID = 3951B48D
> Video sucks up space. Music, pictures and PDF suck up the rest on my
> system. Even so, I don't use more than about 250GB. I have been
> thinking of putting my whole collection of DVDs on the computer and
> that takes up 8GB per film but I only own about 20 films, some people
> have 100. I have talked my self into never buying a larger drive. LOL
> Wait, I forgot the new HD Blue Ray disks, what are they? 25GB per
> disk? :-) I don't like to hear my DVD player while watching disks nor
> do I want to wear them out.
> Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
> /dev/sda7 30G 18G 9.8G 65% /
> varrun 1.8G 208K 1.8G 1% /var/run
> varlock 1.8G 0 1.8G 0% /var/lock
> udev 1.8G 84K 1.8G 1% /dev
> devshm 1.8G 0 1.8G 0% /dev/shm
> lrm 1.8G 45M 1.7G 3%
> /dev/sdb2 417G 177G 219G 45% /home
> /dev/sda5 30G 26G 4.8G 85% /windows (Not really
> windows anymore, has movies)
> Douglas E Knapp
> Why do we live?
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