[PC-BSD Testing] GPT Partition/installer

ruin evil ruinevil at gmail.com
Wed May 18 14:07:55 PDT 2011


If I recall correctly logical/primary is an MBR thing.
On May 18, 2011 4:59 PM, "Ken Moore" <ken at pcbsd.org> wrote:
> On 05/18/2011 16:47, Brodey Dover wrote:
>> I have installed windows 7 on a partition and left about 485GB for
>> PC-BSD. The installer only displays one large partition (size of the
>> whole disk) instead of one smaller partition (125GB) and one other
>> unused partition (485GB).
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> You might want to make sure that the new partition is a primary
> partition and not a logical partition. If I remember right, when you
> shrink your partitions in Windows 7, it defaults to making the empty
> space a logical partition, and it is a couple extra steps to turn it
> into a primary.
>
>
> ~Ken Moore
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