This screen displays the current partitioning layout. Select
VolGroup00 and click
VolGroup00 contains the main operating system partition and a swap partition (similar to a swap file on Windows).
LogVol00 is the root partition, recognizable from it's
/ mount-point. Select
The minimum size the root partition needs to be is 4 GB, although we recommend customers to play it safe and reserve 10 GB. Change the size by entering a new
Size and confirm with
OK. In the screenshot the original size was 12256 MB and it's been reduced to 4256 MB.
You'll be thrown back to the
VolGroup00-overview, now add the log partition. Select
Add and use
Mount Point, filesystem can be left at
ext3. For consistency the logical volume/partition was named
LogVol02 and the size was configured to the maximum space left. Confirm with
VolGroup00-overview should now look more-or-less like depicted above.
Once confirmed with
OK; the partition tool shows the an overview similar to the following. Proceed with
The last step can be skipped (defaults are good) with