[Fedora-livecd-list] pilgrim livecd work
jasperhartline at adelphia.net
Wed Sep 20 22:35:59 UTC 2006
Antonio Olivares wrote:
>Ok. Good luck partitioning a disk in any sort of way with Yum.
>Sorry to come in,
>But you can use another livecd to partition the disk (gparted,systemrescue,knoppix,etc) and pre-partition it and then use the new livecd and just install it to a preformatted partition, ext2,ext3, etc. Anyway with Anaconda, one cannot resize NTFS partitions, we still another type of cd to perform these actions.
This is hardly desireable to millions of potential new users.
They won't know how to use gparted, or fdisk or mke2fs.
Anaconda fits this niche completely and is also a familiar installer
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