Chapter 4. Preparing a new partition

Table of Contents
Creating a new partition
Creating a ext2 file system on the new partition
Mounting the new partition
Creating directories


In this chapter the partition that is going to host the LFS system is going to be prepared. A new partition will be created, an ext2 file system will be created on it and the directory structure will be created. When this is done, we can move on to the next chapter and start building a new Linux system from scratch.