Quote: Originally Posted by asoonernurse
Sorry. I should have been more clear. I simply named the partition "Linux" as that is where I wanted to install it. What should I have formatted it to to accept a Linux distro? Also, should it be a primary?
Appreciate the help.
Okay, found out through some reading that it should be an Ex2 or Ext3, so I repartitioned it for Ext3. It does not have a drive letter, however, only an asterisk.
Is this normal?
How will Linux know to install into this partition?
Sorry, I realize these all must be basic questions, but this is my first time partitioning a drive AND using a Linux product.