Advantage of a separate /home partition?
jeffelkins at earthlink.net
Sat Jun 4 15:51:15 BST 2005
On Saturday 04 June 2005 11:31 am, alex wrote:
> What am I missing? Is there some way to include the old /home partition
> in the reinstall without reformatting it?
I don't know about /home and the ubuntu install specifically, but what I
usually do is:
1. /home lives on /dev/hdb3
2. exclude that partition from formatting
4. as root, delete the empty /home partition, then edit fstab to mount home
5. remount /home
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