Kubuntu 6.10 Report (Positive)

Francisco Borges f.borges at rug.nl
Fri Nov 10 16:08:12 UTC 2006


: On Fri, Nov 10, 2006 at 09:51PM +1100, Irena & Richard Jenkins wrote:

> On Friday 10 November 2006 20:19, Francisco Borges wrote:
> > Honestly, I wouldn't consider using a distribution that requires
> > re-installs to perform upgrades.
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> Can I put in a plea here - there is real merit in having two extra
> partitions

There is indeed!


I have all partitions inside a LVM (Logical Volume Manager), in order to
have the benefits from partitioning AND being able to change the size of
the partitions without too much trouble.



Appart from the /home files, there is system configuration: I make
several small modifications to the default configuration of various
packages, and I *really* don't want to repeat that in order to upgrade.


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