Re: Setting up Debian - II
> On Wed, 2 Feb 2000, davidturetsky <email@example.com> wrote:
> >I followed Joe's recommendation and partitioned my 32gb IBM hard drive as
> > c: 6,997.0 mb
> > / 39.2 mb
> > swap 258.8 mb
> > /usr 5,004.6 mb
> > e: 20,332.2 mb
> Is this a typo or are you trying to reserve 39.2 megs for the root
> system? Keep in mind that this partition will contain everything below
> / except /usr, so this setup would be unusable.
I would reccomend you to read the Large Disk HowTo available from:
and the Linux Partition HowTo available from:
These documents together should cover most of what is needed to make a custom
partitioning strategy that will cover your needs.