Re: User Directories
In a message dated 3/3/99 12:25:43 AM Central Standard Time, firstname.lastname@example.org
> What do I have to do to move my user directories to a different
> partition/drive? I have looked around but I can not find what file (?)
> that user info like home directory is stored.
All home directories are stored in the /home directory (with the exception of
the root's home dir in /root). Those are the directories you'd need to copy.
> Also I was wonder what the most dependable way to mount a drive on boot
> was? Can you do this with in a standard '/etc/rcX.d' file or with the
> kernel or something? When my machine boots one of the messages that
> comes up is 'not mounting anthing . . . ' (or something like that). I
> know I could do it by putting a mount /dev/hdXX in my /etc/profile file
> but I get a feeling there is a more system smart method of doing this.
Drives mounted at boot time are identified by /etc/fstab.