Re: [partman] How to keep data in existing partitions
On Sat, Jan 14, 2006 at 02:59:36PM +0100, Free Ekanayaka wrote:
> Here you can also create a recipe including not only / and swap, but
> also /home with *keep* method, so that you can avoid creating files
> use_filesystem, filesystem etc. afterwards.
This is simpler but that way partman-auto is not going to reuse an
already existing /home partition. Instead it creates a new partition,
it doesn't format it and crosses fingers in hope that the new
partition has absolutely the same location as the old /home partition.