/home partition location
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Mon Mar 31 02:25:59 UTC 2008
> If you had two hard drives installed, would you place a /home partition
> on a separate hard drive instead of the same hard drive as the ubuntu
> installation? Reason?
> How about a /swap partition?
I would like /home, /var, /tmp and swap all on different drives - as they're
the ones that get almost all the write activity. Since most of us don't
have 4 drives, I think I'd want /var and swap on different drives (Ubuntu
puts /tmp on tmpfs - which _is_ in swap, anyway).
> Would it make any difference if it was a logical or extended partition?
Not a bit.
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