More than 7 partitions on the SD

Stefan Monnier monnier at
Wed Mar 11 17:08:49 CET 2009

> Hi, i've bought a 4GB uSD and i've partitioned it to try and test a lot
> of distro, done 10 partitions (1 for kernel and 1 extended for logical
> partitions) booted and.... only 7 partitions shown, no prob, i've read

If all those can use the same kernel, I'd do it as follows:
- a /boot partition containing the kernel plus a minimal system which
  just allows you to choose which distribution to use.
- a LVM partition on which you can create all the volumes you want.


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