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    (SOLVED)Timeshift partition,mounting &Secondary HDD mount destination

    captain'sensible ,Thank You. .
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    (SOLVED)Timeshift partition,mounting &Secondary HDD mount destination

    I have some questions relating to Timeshift mounting & secondary HDD mounting 1.Is it viable to have a separate Timeshift partition?I learned that Timeshift snapshots are saved by default on the system root partition( / ) in path /timeshift but I want to create a separate partition for...
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    (SOLVED)/boot partition,Efi System Partition,file system questions

    For question C)1.If select use as EFI system Partition during manual partitioning,does it also format the partition with FAT 32 file system or I need to format that partition to FAT 32 first? based on a post in https://www.quora.com/How-do-I-create-a ... n-in-Linux, In LinuxMint live session...
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    (SOLVED)/boot partition,Efi System Partition,file system questions

    I have several questions. A)Single Boot 1.Does a single boot Linux installation in Legacy Bios mode require creation of /boot partition or the installer will do the job...
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    (SOLVED)Mounting?EFI partition during manual partitioning

    from Ubuntu official documentationhttps://help.ubuntu.com/community/DiskSpace EFI partition: Mount point: /boot/efi (no need to set up this mount point as the installer will do it automatically What does the above statement indicate? Is it saying saying don’t point the Linux...
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    mounting? EFI partition during manual partitioning

    From Ubuntu official documentationhttps://help.ubuntu.com/community/DiskSpace EFI partition: Mount point: /boot/efi (no need to set up this mount point as the installer will do it automatically What does this statement implies? Is it saying saying don’t point the Linux bootloader(Grub2)(Device...
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    Dual boot efi/System Reserved partition size

    Captain sensible thanks for the explanation.I was really getting confused about that minimum requirement of 260MB for ESP in Linux & also I had seen images of partition table posted by others showing the Efi partition to be in the 260 to 550MB range. So i guess for dual booting in BIOS/MBR...
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    Dual boot efi/System Reserved partition size

    On Windows 10 installation, it creates an EFI system partition as required by UEFI & a System Reserved partition in Bios.MBR mode. This partition's capacity is 100 megabytes. The recommended EFI system partition for Linux is 260-512 megabytes of capacity . Dual booting is for both operating...
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    Device For Bootloader Installation(Disk or Efi partition?)

    I'm new to Linux Mint. In Linux Mint,at Installer partition manager,there is "Device for bootloader installation.I'm not sure which is the correct one to fill in the space,disk device or efi (ESP)partition. After reading a few posts on this subject matter,there is conflicting advice & no...
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