Is it possible to share HOME between Edgy and Dapper

Scott geekboy at
Fri Oct 6 20:29:00 UTC 2006

On Tuesday 03 October 2006 11:44 am, Eduard (eduard.bonet at spake

> Thilo Six wrote:
>> Eduard wrote the following on 03.10.2006 17:54:
>> Taken from /boot/grub/menu.lst:
>> <---------------------------------------------------
>> # menu.lst - See: grub(8), info grub, update-grub(8)
>> #            grub-install(8), grub-floppy(8),
>> #            grub-md5-crypt, /usr/share/doc/grub
>> #            and /usr/share/doc/grub-doc/.
>> --------------------------------------------------->
>> HTH Thilo
> Ok, thanks, but in my ignorance i am wondering whether i will have
> problems when upgrading the kernel of my second ubuntu install (dapper
> in my case). I imagine i will have two menu.lst files, the current one
> for edgy and the new one for dapper, isn't it? Will entail this any
> problem once i update my dapper kernel?

I'm not sure how it works, but I have two different Linux distributions
installed and when either has a kernel update the single menu.lst file
in my Ubuntu /boot/grub directory is properly updated.

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