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Re: newbie intro



In <4C66D777.5010104@meltel.net>, Tom Poe wrote:
>Camaleón wrote:
>> On Sat, 14 Aug 2010 11:16:23 -0500, Tom Poe wrote:
>>> My wish list:  I'd like to install debian on desktop that serves as
>>> workstation/server.  The desktop has two hard drives, 80GB and 160GB.
>>> Would like to use both drives as one.  Not sure how to prepare drive
>>> settings to install with reformatting both when inserting CD/DVD.  Any
>>> suggestions appreciated (really limited computer skills, here). Tom
>> 
>> Uf, you start hard :-)
>> I'd recommend reading:
>> 
>> 6.3.2.4. Configuring the Logical Volume Manager (LVM)
>> http://www.debian.org/releases/stable/amd64/ch06s03.html.en#di-partition
>> 
>> Greetings,
>
>Thanks for the link.  Will definitely follow it.

Without going into all the details, I suggest you prepare a 100 MB '/boot' 
partition that is not under the control of LVM.
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