Partition Sizes, AGAIN!
baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Fri Mar 5 01:43:19 PST 2010
Mike McCarty wrote:
> Baho Utot wrote:
I use a boot partition and this layout
>> $ ls /boot
>> LFS-6.5/ Slack-x86-crypt/ Slackware-13.0-x86/ grub/ lost+found/
> If /boot is an ordinary directory under /, and not a mount point,
> then one needs to modify the MBR to point to the place to find
> the boot record.
Only the first time it is set up. Never on updates.
All that you have to modify menu.lst.
The way I have it you have all the boot stuff in one place.
I also don't mount the boot partition from the fstab $( it is not
That way if you do an update the update can not clobber the others.
You do have to then move the updated files to the boot partition though.
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