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Re: Apologies WAS: [tlug] new computer configuration

Josh Glover wrote:

> > Either
> > a) I misunderstood his question
> > b) you didn't follow the thread or didn't bother to read it from the
> > start.
> >
> > If it's "a", then I apologize. Thought the question was how to squeeze
> > more OSes into 4 primary partitions.
> I hope it is a). Otherwise, I missed the bit about four primary
> partitions. If so, I apologise.

He starts the thread asking:
> nitin kakkar wrote:
"He wants  Linux (RH 7.2), Win 98 and capability to have more one os like
Sun Os, Free BSB or XP (just to play around for a while,
he wants to change this from time to time )"

Later on Scott Robbins writes:
"Both of these will probably have to be primary partitions,
I haven't installed either on a multiboot box in awhile ...."

Then in the email to which I replied as "A is wasted" he writes:
"2) The four primary partitions seems to be
      A) /boot ext3  for linux boots
      B)  Fat32 for windows
      C)  Fat32  : Data shared between Windows & linux
      D)  ext3 for linux /"

> I asked this because, in general, it is good to make

This wasn't a general case.
Now I'm off to bed and it seems to me that you need some rest too, Josh.


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