size of /var partition
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I am planning an installation of Debian and
solicit recommendations for the size of a
separate /var logical partition. I plan to use
apt-get to install packages and to upgrade my
distribution when appropriate.
In section 3.3 of the Debian FAQ, there is a
recommendation for a /var of 100Mb. However, I
have seen posts on this list from users who have
reported failures in "dist-upgrade" because the
associated space requirements are much larger.
What would you recommend ?
After creating a "large" /var partition, I plan
to create a symbolic link between /tmp
and /var/tmp. ( ln -s /tmp /var/tmp ) Is this
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