[Ilugc] Linux free space
- From: arvindn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (Arvind Narayanan)
- Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 11:47:15 +0530
On Sat, Jan 17, 2004 at 10:10:30PM -0800, karthik wrote:
I am using redhat linux 9.0. While installing i
selected packages of 2.3gb for 4.2GB partition.Then
after installation,i installed star office5.0.To my
surprise the partition usage is 100%.why it happens
can anybody explain
The installer significantly underestimates the space
required. Star office is a huge package. In spite of
that 2.3GB -> 4.2GB is quite surprising.
Q: Do you ever think about quantum computing?
Linus: I think that's a load of bull.
(From a Linux Lunacy cruise interview. After the presumptuous disparagement
of QC, Linus goes on to confuse it with DNA computing.)
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