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Re: Partitioning

On Sun, 2003-11-02 at 07:45, kmark+debian@pipeline.com wrote:
> On Sun, 2 Nov 2003, Alvin Oga wrote:
> > lots of various reasons for doing lots of various partitions schemes
> Hi,
> if you have lots of logs - web server, mail server - it might make sense
> to have a /var/log partition.
> Also, APT-get puts packages in /var/cache/apt/archive and maybe put that
> is a partition.
> my 2 yen.
> -Kev

Hard disks are so big nowadays, is a separate partition for apt
really necessary?  If it ever gets too big, 'apt-get clean'.

Ron Johnson, Jr. ron.l.johnson@cox.net
Jefferson, LA USA

"Whatever may be the moral ambiguities of the so-called demoratic
nations and however serious may be their failure to conform
perfectly to their democratic ideals, it is sheer moral
perversity to equate the inconsistencies of a democratic
civilization with the brutalities which modern tyrannical states
Reinhold Nieburhr, ca. 1940

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