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by hobocaver
Wed Aug 15, 2012 23:04
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: LVM2 re-size question; block size
Replies: 1
Views: 292

LVM2 re-size question; block size

Hi I have a new install of Sabayon 9, 64bit, Gnome. I submitted a question regarding LVM earlier, received a really helpful answer. I have bookmarked those resources; BUT one question remains. What is the block size used on my new Hitachi hybrid 750gb 7400rpm HDD? What block size does the file syste...
by hobocaver
Tue Jul 24, 2012 18:22
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: New install; how to manage LVM
Replies: 2
Views: 284

Re: New install; how to manage LVM

Thanks for pointing out those wikis; truly informative. Now I just need to understand them. To expand my question; I used fdisk and found that vg_sabayon_lv_home 687gb This is the lv I wish to shrink, make new lv, etc. However, there is a swap partition, lv , at the end of disk. Does anyone have ide...
by hobocaver
Tue Jul 24, 2012 17:26
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: New install; how to manage LVM
Replies: 2
Views: 284

New install; how to manage LVM

Hi I installed Sabayon 9, G, 64bit. I love it; learning new stuff is good. At the install, I was set up with 500mb for mbr, rest went as LVM. Root on that is about 55gb and rest of 750gb disk is /home (I hope). When I run gparted it only shows what disk is, not sizes, etc. Gparted doesn't handle LVM...
by hobocaver
Tue Jul 17, 2012 3:01
Forum: Beginners|Newbies Area
Topic: New to Sabayon: first impressions
Replies: 5
Views: 1096

Re: New to Sabayon: first impressions

This is :lol: the first Gentoo distro I have tried; I am blissfull!! Have been using Bodhi Linux since it started and will use it occasionally. This is amazing; clean, fast (64 bit) and just challenging enough to keep me on my toes. This may be the OS that finally lets me dispose of Windows complete...