deleting and os

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at
Mon Aug 13 22:55:03 UTC 2007

cj wrote:
> Matthew Flaschen wrote:
>> cj wrote:
>>> furthermore, i recommend formatting it to a linux partition (for security).
>> Linux filesystems don't really provide much security.  They offer
>> UNIX-style permissions, but unless you're encrypting the disk you're
>> still vulnerable.
>> Matt Flaschen
> so ntfs is a better way to go? (not for the hdd where linux is 
> installed, but for another partition?)

NTFS isn't really secure either, again unless you're using encryption.
There are plenty of encryption solutions for Linux, so this isn't a
reason to use NTFS.

Matt Flaschen

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