istall of 9.1 remix
loic.grenie at gmail.com
Mon Feb 15 12:29:41 UTC 2010
2010/2/15 Gary Kirkpatrick <pegngaryubuntu at gmail.com>:
> Friend wants ubuntu on her Eee 10" notebook. When the partitioner
> loads it reveals on sda1 there is windows 7 loader on 100g partition.
> Sda2 has 122.9g. Sda3 has 10gig and vista loader, sda 4 just had 15.7
> meg of space.
> Friend wants to keep windows 7 but not vista. I know how to wipe the
> 10 gig space ande format it to ext 3 and tell it to use /home but I
> can not see how to make sure 9.1 installs to the 10 gig space. Also
> after wiping the 10 gig space and setting it to /home, I click forward
> and I get an error message saying their is no root partition and it
> tells me to use the menu to set one up. But I can not see how to do
Do you want all of ubuntu in this 10gig space or only the users
When you said to use sda3 as /home, you said "use this space
for users data". If you want to use sda3 for all of Ubuntu, you have
to use it for "/" (which is the "root" you see in the error message).
If you want to use some other space for the system, you will
have to proceed differently.
Hope this helps,
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