Recently I installed CentOS 6.3 to a brand-new, blank 500GB laptop internal hard drive. The partitiion for CentOS takes up the entire disk.I've now decided that I'd like to li... [by FrankO]
I am replacing the 500GB hard drive in my Acer Aspire V5-131 laptop that has Win7 on it with a new 500GB hard drive so I can try Ubuntu 14.04 on. I will need to format the new hard drive but have no idea how many partitions I should create or what the size of the partitions should be. I am assuming that I will need to use GPart to create and size the partitions and assuming that NTFS is OK.
My laptop hard disk got crashed. But until I replace I want to do my home works. So I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on 16GB Kingston DT101 G2 pen drive.
My question is, using my pen drive as my regular disk for 1 or 2 weeks is that OK ? Will I get any problems in my pen drive? After I replace my hard disk can I use that pen drive as normal ( just assume I will use my laptop at least 12 hours per day).
I have 3 internal hard disks of 2 TB. I have a number of partitions on each disk and a number of OSs installed on the disks in a multi-boot environment, including CentOS 5.8.When I atte... [by eddiener]
Hello. I have been using Ubuntu 10.04 since 2010 on my laptop. I had installed Ubuntu 10.04 alongside Windows 7 and this was working perfectly. Since the last few months my laptop internal hard drive is giving me a lot of problems these days and so I decided to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my 1 TB external hard drive and use it from there. I proceeded to do this as follows