good partitioning program needed

Willem van der Walt wvdwalt at
Thu Jun 1 14:38:18 UTC 2006

Yes, just remember to change the partition type.
Regards, Willem

On Thu, 1 Jun 2006, Kristoffer Gustafsson wrote:

> Hello!
> The thing I want is only to get about 30 gigabyte of space for windows, and 
> the rest for linux.
> So, the question I really was Asking was if fdisk will recognise a such large 
> disk.
> I will do only the windows partition. Then I will leave the rest of the space 
> unpartitioned and let the installation program for linux do it's things.
> Do you think that this wkill work for me?
> /Kristoffer
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Raul A. Gallegos" <raul at>
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>> Kristoffer Gustafsson said the following on Wed, May 31, 2006 at 08:04:46PM 
>> +0200:
>>> do you think that the fdisk can partition even the 200 gb drive I've 
>>> gotten
>>> here?
>> Not if you want to use FAT32 because I think that FAT32 will only work
>> up to 137 GB or something. MS Windows will tell you that you cannot do
>> it for more than 32GB but that is not true.
>> - -- Did you know that clones never use mirrors?
>> -- Ambrose Bierce, "The Devil's Dictionary"
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