Originally Posted by Redeemed
Having multiple partitions on a single drive is pointless anymore, in my opinion. If you're only installing one OS then just have one partition that's the full size of the drive. The only reason I can see for having multiple partitions is if each partition had a different OS on it. Even then that seems kinda' pointless when you could just run those different OSs in VMs.
I don't partition any more either. I do run an OS hdd (SSD), a 500Gb "other stuff" hdd and a 1Tb backup so i don't have to dl games and apps over and over if I run into trouble, plus I keep a separate backup image of a fresh install.