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partitioning [2015/06/05 22:58]
pavroo [UEFI machines]
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 Depends on your present disk partitions structure, you need to create 2 (4 max) separated partition for Sparky installation:​ Depends on your present disk partitions structure, you need to create 2 (4 max) separated partition for Sparky installation:​
    * "/"​ - root partition - for the system files; ext4 file system and 10 GB of free space recommended (GameOver needs 20 GB)    * "/"​ - root partition - for the system files; ext4 file system and 10 GB of free space recommended (GameOver needs 20 GB)
-   * SWAP partition - your RAM memory is 1GB, create SWAP partition 1 GB (minimum) or bigger. If your RAM memory is smaller than 1 GB, create SWAP partition 2 times bigger that RAM+   * SWAP partition - if your RAM memory is 1GB, create SWAP partition 1 GB (minimum) or bigger. If your RAM memory is smaller than 1 GB, create SWAP partition 2 times bigger that RAM
    * "/​home"​ for your private files and your account settings - it's recommended but don't create if you don't have much space left on your hard drive; ext4 file system and as much free space as you can create (5-10 GB minimum)    * "/​home"​ for your private files and your account settings - it's recommended but don't create if you don't have much space left on your hard drive; ext4 file system and as much free space as you can create (5-10 GB minimum)
    * EFI partition with "/​boot/​efi"​ mount point has to created or used on machines with UEFI motherboard;​ 100-300 MB of space; "​vfat/​fat32"​ file system    * EFI partition with "/​boot/​efi"​ mount point has to created or used on machines with UEFI motherboard;​ 100-300 MB of space; "​vfat/​fat32"​ file system
partitioning.txt · Last modified: 2015/07/11 23:05 by pavroo