how do i delete my home on root partition?
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Fri Dec 16 00:01:27 UTC 2011
On 12/15/2011 03:07 PM, Ric Moore wrote:
> On 12/15/2011 05:29 PM, Sushil Mantri wrote:
>> I am using a new disk for my home, but i am not able to reclaim the
>> space my old home has on the root partition.
> You could delete your present /opt directory, which should be empty,
> (please check first!) then rename the old /home directory to /opt
What have you been smoking?
$ ls /opt
@ Sushil: if you are absolutely positive that you have all the data you
need, and wish to delete the old home (Warning: this will delete all
data in that directory, *so be sure* before using):
$ sudo rm -R /home/<oldhome>
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