how to change dpkg installation directory?

Nils Kassube kassube at
Wed Jun 17 17:18:41 UTC 2009

Tommy Trussell wrote:
> Of course you are concerned about
> applications but unless your root disk is tiny the applications are
> not usually the problem, but files that grow large during normal
> operation, such as in /var

I would suggest to put /home on a separate partition. In /home are the 
files saved by the user(s) and they will usually waste much more space 
than anything else.


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