Installing Felicia over Daryna - HELP!

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Installing Felicia over Daryna - HELP!

Postby wjwheels on Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:23 pm

I want to install Felicia in the same partition as Daryna. Here is my present partition table:

/dev/sda1 extended
/dev/sda8 ext3 /,/dev/.static/dev
/dev/sda9 ext3 /home
/dev/sda5 linux-swap
/dev/sda6 ntfs
/dev/sda7 ntfs /media/sda7


When running the install disk and I choose the "Manual" method, and I ONLY format sda8, will Felicia be installed to that partition automatically and leave all other partitions intact?
Thank you in advance. I'll watch for an answer.
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Re: Installing Felicia over Daryna - HELP!

Postby merlwiz79 on Sat Mar 07, 2009 6:19 pm

Yes, and make sure to use the mount point /
Then select /dev/sda9 make it ext3.
Then use the mount point of /home and make sure not to format.
This will probably cause config problems.
I know it should cause problems with mintMenu, but if you unset these it'll work.
Run this in terminal, after the Felicia install, to rest mintMenu:
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gconftool-2 –recursive-unset /apps/mintMenu
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