Disk Druid - Fedora flame #1

William Hooper whooperhsd3 at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 24 18:00:04 UTC 2005

Timothy Murphy said:
> Emmanuel Seyman wrote:
>> Fdisk has never been removed. It has always been availible
>> for people who want more control over their partitioning than Disk Druid
>> provides.
> What you are saying is that there is a secret code known to experts
> for doing this.

Again, the "secret code" is the standard keystroke for changing virtual

> If you tell them
> that something is dangerous you should assume that they have heard you, and
> will either take care or else avoid that method altogether.

Unfortunately this isn't the case.  As a real-world example:

> Incidentally, to the many people who have told me
> I should have used Ctr-Alt-F2 rather than Alt-F2,
> I actually explained at one point that I was installing in text mode,
> as the X that comes with Fedora does not run properly on my Sony
> Picturebook (C1VFK).
> But Alt-F2 did not work for me either.

WORKSFORME.  Perhaps your hardware has issues changing virtual terminals?

William Hooper

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