Hardy install over existing Ubuntu install

Mario Vukelic mario.vukelic at dantian.org
Sat Apr 26 19:32:42 UTC 2008

On Sat, 2008-04-26 at 12:21 -0700, Michael wrote:
> <snip> When the partitioner asked for the root partition I told it to
> use the existing one without formating it.  

This is very wrong. You now have a mess of an installation, as old files
that were not overwritten (because they had the same name) are now
scattered everywhere. It's likely that it works basically ok, but weird
issues can creep up.

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