[Ilugc] setting up dual boot

kenneth gonsalves lawgon at thenilgiris.com
Thu Jul 12 18:01:38 IST 2012


On Thu, 2012-07-12 at 17:56 +0530, Arun Khan wrote:
> > [root at xlquest lawgon]# blkid
> > /dev/sda1: UUID="00de097a-9323-433f-83a9-1858f44602d0" TYPE="ext4"
> > /dev/sda2: UUID="b86bef0e-3402-41b2-b814-3e9f870fb2f7" TYPE="ext4"
> > /dev/sda3: UUID="1c6294e2-e738-4282-b666-0a783988dd08" TYPE="swap"
> > /dev/sda5: UUID="b81886a1-ffd8-4e1c-a8b2-f9a0599768c5" TYPE="ext4"
> 
> I guess Mint installer is looking for a partition w/o any filesystem
> on it.  Your /dev/sda5 has an ext4.

as mentioned at the time when I tried I had unused unformatted free
space on the disk.

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regards
Kenneth Gonsalves



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