Upgrading from 6.10 to 7.04

Michael Bach (gmx) bach.michael at gmx.net
Thu Apr 26 09:50:23 UTC 2007


yes, you will loose your applications, but only binaries and libraries.

What is important is their configuration, you will keep them! 
Configurations are stored in your home directory (~/.kde for example) !!!

The apps come back during initial system and further installation.


Ace wrote:
> On 4/26/07, Michael Bach (gmx) <bach.michael at gmx.net> wrote:
>> Ace,
>> I can confirm what Donn wrote: Make a separate partition for home. The
>> kubuntu installer is actually supporting you with this because it lets
>> you choose certain mount points (amongst them is "/home/") for
>> individual partitions.
>> Here is some more information concerning partition size and a "/home/"
>> partition:
>> http://www.psychocats.net/ubuntu/separatehome
>> http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=399367
> but if do this.. then i would loose all my installed application right?

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