advice on partitioning
Shot - Piotr Szotkowski
shot at hot.pl
Thu Oct 13 19:57:52 UTC 2005
> Let the Ubuntu installer do what it wants to do. There's no reason
> anymore to have a lot of different partitions. One big partition is
In the times of LVM, I'd say quite the opposite -
there's no reason not to use separate partitions.
> (P.S. I am an old skool kind of Unix guy who is used to separate
> partitions for all kinds of things. There just isn't any reason
> to do that any more.)
Like, say, /var/log or /var/mail growing very
quickly and eating up all of the free disk space?
And the Prime Directive would be a valid excuse to do absolutely nothing
all day. 'I can't fix $LUSER's problem, because to do so would interfere
with their development/evolution. Sorry.' -- James Turinsky
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