Backtrack 4 Hard Drive Installation - Page 2
Sunday, 23 August 2009 19:32

Step 2 - Format the file systems
We format our file system with mkreiserfs for root partition, ext2 for boot and swap for the swap partition.

mkfs.ext2 /dev/sda1

prepare swap

mkfs.reiserfs /dev/sda3

Step 3 - Mount and Copy Directories

After we had prepare the file systems its time to copy over the backtrack files to our hard drive and configure it to run the backtrack on boot.

Mount and Copy the Directory Structure

NOTE: The copy operation will take some time so be patient until it finish