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Do You Need a Boot Partition in Linux?

Oct 29, 2020, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Odysseas Kourafalos)

If you fire up a partitioning tool and point it at your hard disk drive, it’s quite probable you will see a small boot partition before everything else. It may only eat up a tiny fraction of your hard disk drive and not appear when actively using the computer. Is that partition essential? Can you delete it? Read on to find the answers to whether you need a dedicated boot partition on your Linux installation.

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