Moving swap & /home to another hard drive.

User Iam vramnum10 at
Thu May 17 15:07:49 UTC 2007

Well, swap is easy..

Create swap <format> on other drive.

Turn swap off..  on current drive

hand modify /etc/fstab

swap on..




User Iam

On 5/17/07, alex <aradsky at> wrote:
> I currently have swap and /home on their own partitions in same hard
> drive as ubuntu.
> Is there any benefit or disadvantage if swap and/or /home are moved to
> their own partitions on
> a second hard drive but leaving ubuntu in the first hard drive.
> How would such a move be accomplished?
> alex
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