Swapping partitions WAS: Please help new hard drive install

Rashkae ubuntu at tigershaunt.com
Thu Dec 18 14:25:57 UTC 2008

Knapp wrote:

> My thinking is that the new B drive is faster and what bugs me most about my
> Linux is how long it takes for things like FF to boot, so putting that on
> the fast drive my help, if only by a little. But, having looked at the
> reply, I think it is easier to just leave root on A and move Home to B.
> Even having read his answer I am still not getting the job done. I am
> getting a bit frustrated at this point. I am a bit over my head with all
> this file mounting and partition stuff.
> Thanks for the help.

I Knapp.. I'm sorry my (des)instructions weren't clear enough to help
you out.  I know it was a broad overview and not step by step.

May I suggest, however, the often overlooked resource of getting
person-on-person help?  If there's a LUG somewhere near to you, maybe
you can bring your system to their next regular meeting and ask for some

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