Partitioning a HD
UNGER, JOHN WM
JWU001 at SHSU.EDU
Sat Jan 9 22:30:17 UTC 2010
I went to load Ubuntu 8.04.3 today for my daughter-in-law. First tried to establish a partition for Windows as well, got a "no room" error and decided to just make one partition & put Ubuntu on it, could repartition later if she wanted. She came in & said she wanted the two partitions, so I tried to back up on the install and repartition. Now the boot disk doesn't find the HD at all - I cannot establish a partition in it.
I've tried rebooting, coming at it from different paths, etc to no avail. Once - in the series of reboots - it gave me the entire disk and then when I went to partition it lost it all again.
Weird. Any hints ideas?
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