How best to set up a separate /home partition, and pros/cons

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Tue Nov 27 03:59:33 UTC 2012

On 11/26/2012 07:01 PM, Liam Proven wrote:

> I'm sure it works but I /like/ the way that all my apps come
> pre-configured and ready-to-use when I install a fresh copy of my
> distro - or a totally different distro - and point it at the same
> /home/lproven directory. It's really handy. My Launcher has all the
> right icons in it in the right places and so on. (Well, except for all
> the apps I have to reinstall - Chrome, Skype, VirtualBox, Pidgin,
> etc.)
Heh YOU dear sir, have the luck of the Irish for something not to go 
boom! I'm old and don't trust anything. <cackles> :) Ric

My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.

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