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Bug#60397: marked as done (boot-floppies: deleting is not a good idea)

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Package: boot-floppies
Version: N/A
Severity: normal

After installing over a former RH I discovered that the contents of /home
had been rm -R *. I think that is an extemely bad idea. I can not see any
use doing so, but I can see a ---lot--- of grief for people (my case
;-) loosing all their data. Please don't do it. Remove that from the
scripts. please.

PS: Randolf Chung, have you recieved my answer to a former bug post? I'm
    not sure whether it got posted because my web-mail seemed

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From: Adam Di Carlo <adam@onshore.com>
Date: 15 Mar 2000 02:34:51 -0500
In-Reply-To: Joey Hess's message of "Tue, 14 Mar 2000 18:20:39 -0800"
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User is confused, I think.  We don't rm -rf /home, but it does
repartition partitinos if told to.  Closing this.

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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