[PLUG] Logical partition

Pranav Peshwe pranavpeshwe at gmail.com
Sun Dec 28 05:29:19 PST 2008


On Sun, Dec 28, 2008 at 6:39 PM, Ranjit Bhonsle <ranjya at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello all,
>
> I have 2 HDD's on a Dual core P-35 chipset with 2GB RAM.
> Now HDD1 has
> 1. 10GB           XP                         Primary
> 2. 10GB           Mandriva One         Logical
> 3. 1 GB            Man Swap             Logical
> 4. 188MB         Ubuntu Swap?        Logical
> 5. 4.7GB          Ubuntu8.04            Logical
> 6. 122GB         Unallocated/NonFormatted space
> I would like to use this 122Gb in windows, but I am unable
> to make a logical partition or an extended partition in this
> space.


Hello,
       Can you describe your attempts to create one ? Which OS and software
did you use, and what were the error messages (if any) ?

Only option is a Primary partion.
> Only option I see is make and format the partition from
> Mandriva.
> Anybody have any suggestions?
> Me guess is XP cannot or will not recognise the extended
> partition made from Linux .


It should and, according to my experience it probably will...

Best regards,
Pranav
http://pranavsbrain.peshwe.com


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