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9<sections> 9<sections>
10<section> 10<section>
11<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title> 11<title>Introduction to Block Devices</title>
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171<p> 171<p>
172At this point, create your partitions using <c>mac-fdisk</c>: 172At this point, create your partitions using <c>mac-fdisk</c>:
173</p> 173</p>
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175<pre caption="Starting mac-fdisk"> 175<pre caption="Starting mac-fdisk">
176# <i>mac-fdisk /dev/hda</i> 176# <i>mac-fdisk /dev/sda</i>
177</pre> 177</pre>
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179<p> 179<p>
180First delete the partitions you have cleared previously to make room for your 180First delete the partitions you have cleared previously to make room for your
181Linux partitions. Use <c>d</c> in <c>mac-fdisk</c> to delete those partition(s). 181Linux partitions. Use <c>d</c> in <c>mac-fdisk</c> to delete those partition(s).
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439<p> 439<p>
440Let's now create the swap partition. To do this, type <c>n</c> to create 440Let's now create the swap partition. To do this, type <c>n</c> to create
441a new partition, then <c>p</c> to tell fdisk that you want a primary 441a new partition, then <c>p</c> to tell fdisk that you want a primary
442partition. Then type <c>2</c> to create the second primary partition, 442partition. Then type <c>2</c> to create the second primary partition,
443<path>/dev/hda2</path> in our case. When prompted for the first 443<path>/dev/sda2</path> in our case. When prompted for the first
444cylinder, hit enter. When prompted for the last cylinder, type 444cylinder, hit enter. When prompted for the last cylinder, type
445<c>+512M</c> to create a partition 512MB in size. After you've done 445<c>+512M</c> to create a partition 512MB in size. After you've done
446this, type <c>t</c> to set the partition type, <c>2</c> to select the 446this, type <c>t</c> to set the partition type, <c>2</c> to select the
447partition you just created and then type in <c>82</c> to set the 447partition you just created and then type in <c>82</c> to set the
448partition type to "Linux Swap". After completing these steps, typing 448partition type to "Linux Swap". After completing these steps, typing

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