Re: Delete Win 2K partition on Debian dual boot to re-use space.
On Tue, Nov 21, 2006 at 11:11:57AM -0600, Kent West wrote:
> del wrote:
> >I know it's been a while but I have been trying to do what was suggested
> >and learn at the same time but now I a little worse off as I no longer
> >have any access to the old [wiped & converted to reiserfs] 2k partition at all, whereas
> >before [it was wiped] at least
> >it was accesible :-/
> >It seems to be still there but I am having trouble with the final
> >stage of getting it to be mounted and usable.
> ># /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> ># <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
> >proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
> >/dev/hda1 /home2 reiserfs defaults 0 2
> >/dev/hda3 / reiserfs notail 0 1
> >/dev/hda4 /home reiserfs defaults 0 2
> >/dev/hda2 none swap sw 0 0
> >/dev/hdd /media/cdrom0 iso9660 ro,user,noauto 0 0
> >/dev/hdc /media/cdrom1 iso9660 ro,user,noauto 0 0
> >/dev/fd0 /media/floppy0 auto rw,user,noauto 0 0
> >when trying to mount as a normal user I get ...
> >Called: mount /dev/hda1
> >mount: only root can mount /dev/hda1 on /home2
> >then as root ...
> >Called: mount -treiserfs -odefaults /dev/hda1 /home2
> >mount: mount point /home2 does not exist
> >and /home2 has no size (N/A) in kdf.
> # sudo mkdir /home2
> # sudo mount /home2
You can ommit the 'sudo' if you do this as root
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.