Ubuntu server manual partition help

This is a screenshots album of Ubuntu server manual partition guide for a beginner. The manual partition for the Ubuntu desktop screenshots can be found in Ubuntu desktop manual partition guide tutorial.

Ubuntu server manual partition help screenshots are step by step guides for user who wish to manually partition their hard disk during the installation process. There are many reasons why user wants to manually partition their hard disk. Some maybe have other operating system sharing the same hard disk. While others maybe have a large hard disk and do not want Ubuntu server to use entire hard disk space. An experience Linux user choose to manually partition their hard disk because they can customize partition size and Linux mount points.

Make sure you read about Linux file system and directory structure before you continue to partition your hard disk. Understand about important Linux mount points such as /(root), /home, /var, and /usr so that you can assign a suitable partition size for them. Make preparation by properly planning how do you want to set partitions for Ubuntu server.

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