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I was installing Ubuntu and I had no idea which partition was the one I created for Linux. I called it Linux and its a "Mac OS Extended (Journaled)". I think thats what it's supposed to be but I can't tell which partition it is. Is there a way to tell or to make a show a name? Here's a link to a picture of what is shows. And I gave it 20 GB and none of those say 20GB. I'm on a mac with OS X 10.8.2 if that helps.

Or can I just delete my Linux partition and make it in the installer?

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Your first mistake was that you didn’t use GParted for creating the partition :) It’s available on Ubuntu try. –  AliNa Feb 15 '13 at 1:12
    
Well I can't use that because I don't have Ubuntu yet –  addison Feb 15 '13 at 1:17
    
Oh wait do mean the thing that says try Ubuntu? Ok I'll try it thanks :) –  addison Feb 15 '13 at 1:18
    
Yes :D and you could make screenshots just by pressing Print key on the keyboard, if you would choose to try! –  AliNa Feb 15 '13 at 1:24
    
So should I delete the partition I already for ubuntu made before using gparted or should I just keep it? –  addison Feb 15 '13 at 1:28

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From the image you posted I would say is the sda4 of 19.3GB.

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Ok so if I choose that will it not ruin any of my stuff on my main partition? I'm really scared haha –  addison Feb 15 '13 at 1:16
    
@addison no, you just need to format it to Ex4 or another ex type. –  AliNa Feb 15 '13 at 1:22
    
as AliNa says i would format sda4 to an ext4. If you are scared backup your files to an external drive! –  agusti Feb 15 '13 at 1:27

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