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Re: Debian cd supporting ext4.

On Wed, Jul 28, 2010 at 06:03:37PM -0500, Jordon Bedwell wrote:
> On 7/28/10 4:40 PM, Robert Holtzman wrote:
> >
> >What was the reason for that? The usual plan is to put /home, at least,
> >on a separate partition.
> >
> The *usual* plan is to put it on a separate drive (but since debian
> can't judge how smart a user is ~ they put it on the same drive
> different partition) or if you use network storage, to keep it on
> the same drive in the same partition.  Not everybody runs critical
> systems or even stores anything in /home.  I know on my Debian
> installs nothing is in /home/username.

Dandy *if* you have two drives. How many home users would that be?

Bob Holtzman
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