[Ilugc] setting up dual boot

Arun Venkataswamy arun289 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 12 20:03:48 IST 2012


On Thu, Jul 12, 2012 at 4:54 PM, kenneth gonsalves
<lawgon at thenilgiris.com>wrote:

Total size:

> 255 heads, 63 sectors/track, 19457 cylinders, total 312581808 sectors
>

sda5 partition:

> /dev/sda5       223236096   312580095    44672000   83  Linux
>

312581808-312580095 = 1713
~ 1713 X 512 = 877056 bytes = 856.5 k bytes free space?

Or did I get you wrong? Are you telling that sda5 did not exist  before the
attempt to install Mint?

Regards,
Arun
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