[CentOS] installing centOS on extended partition

m.roth at 5-cent.us m.roth at 5-cent.us
Thu Oct 14 09:53:15 EDT 2010


Ritika Garg wrote:
> Can CentOS be installed on an extended partition? System has the following
> partitions:
> OEM(reserved)-78MB(primary)
> System-100MB(primary)
> C-55GB(primary)
> D-100GB(extended)
> Can I divide D into 2 parts:70GB and 30GB and install CentOS in the 70GB
> logical partition?

Of course. Extended or primary is an old, old DOS separation, but once
they exist, everything just treats it as another partition.

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