Progress on 12.04 (Was: Re: 12.04 upgrade problem)

Colin Law clanlaw at
Wed Nov 7 09:02:00 UTC 2012

On 7 November 2012 01:32, Jim Smith <jim at> wrote:
> Tommy Trussell wrote:
> ...
> Then it looks like 12Gb for / and 36Gb for /home should do it. That is if I
> decide to partition it like that and not just install on all 48Gb and then
> copy my /home files onto it.

If you install over the top of the existing ubuntu partition, but
select /not/ to format the partition then it will leave /home as it
is, saving the need to restore that folder.  You should make sure all
is backed up anyway of course.


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