Partitioning Suggestions?

Georg Wilckens durandal at nfinity.de
Fri Jun 23 04:11:06 PDT 2000


On Fri, Jun 23, 2000 at 12:31:35PM +0200, Thomas 'Balu' Walter wrote:
> +-Georg Wilckens-(wilckens at getyourcar.de)-[23.06.00 11:48]:
> [How to partition a drive]
> > 
> > What if /home fills up? Mine's about 2.2G right now for a single-user
> > system. You can't just create /home2 and continue...
> 
> But you can easily format the right partitions and leave the home untouched.
> > 
> > I just allocate it in really big chunks, one partition for / and a
> > swap-partition. That's it. If you want to share /home between multiple
> > distributions, take a partition for that but be generous on space if
> > you ever plan to work with graphics or some other space-intensitive
> > things. 
> 
> I also have a /boot above 1024cyl...

No longer a problem. Update lilo.

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Georg Wilckens <durandal at nfinity.de>

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