[Ilugc] setting up dual boot

Baskar Selvaraj baskar at linuxpert.in
Thu Jul 12 16:51:13 IST 2012


> I have fedora on my system with the following partitions: /, /home, /var
> and swap. Also some free space. I wanted to install another distro in
> the free space. First I tried with mint - it said that no preexisting
> installation exists and wanted to format the disk afresh. Next I tried
> with Mandriva - this recognised the existing partitions, but I could not
> find any option to make it install in the free space. Any one has some
> experience in this?
>
>
Can you post of output of fdisk -l to see the partition information of your
hdd.

Regards

S. Baskar


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