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Hi all- I'm getting ready to install Ubuntu onto my Sony Vaio laptop and had a few questions for which I have not yet found the answer.
1)Should I partition my hdd myself (including a swap partition) in Windows or should I do this when installing Ubuntu? When I do partition, since I have over... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Gatsby
i am thinking of replacing my vista with ubuntu.
1) what will be the advantages and disadvantages of using ubuntu instead of vista?
2) what will be the setbacks of replacing my vista?
3) how hard is it to cope up with the new OS? what must i learn to utilize ubuntu? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Anna Hussie
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I have a dual boot system on my laptop running Windows 7 professional and Ubuntu 10.10. I would like my windows 7 desktop C:\users\username\Desktop and also my Ubuntu 10.10 desktop /home/username/Desktop to both save their files to the same location somewhere...perhaps /windows (a 40 gb win32... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Marcus Aurelius
I realize this is more a gparted concern, but am having a user name problem and not getting in to their forum.
My spouse is reaching a critical space issue in XP and needs to recapture the assigned Ubuntu space to windows.
I can delete it easy enough with gparted live CD, but am lost with... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: 77yrold
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I need some help!
Please understand that I have searched and read tons of how-to's and other documents in researching this and getting Putty, Cygwin, and emacs running on the Vista machine.
I have a Ubuntu headless server i am trying to configure as my gateway system for the house... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: poundjd
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I'm trying to install Solaris 10 along with Ubuntu (dual-boot system)
The problem is, GParted partition manager (Ubuntu) didn't recognize the FAT file system used to install the Solaris. It said that the block size is unknown file system..
What's the correct file system to install Solaris so... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: frankoko
I have a laptop running on vista, I would like to install linux on it, but I dont have the disk space, so can I have external disk to install linux. Whether I will be able to do ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nickdba
I recently bought a Toshiba Tecra A8 laptop with preinstalled Vista Business license. I would like to install UBuntu 7.10 as another OS.
However, I have some doubts:-
i) I am not sure whether do the above model supports Linux/Ubuntu in terms of compatibility. So far, I googled and knew... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ahjiefreak
Hey everyone this is my first post here, sure not to be my last :)
I'm working on an HP-UX (11i) machine and I'd like to add a partition to it, i need /bla/ which a certain megabyte size but i don't know how to do it, I can generally move around the os ok so im not completely illiterate,.. I... (5 Replies)
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