Re: Error loading operating system
On Mon, 15 Nov 2010 21:12:37 -0500, Celejar wrote in message
> On Mon, 15 Nov 2010 22:08:42 +0100
> Arnt Karlsen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Wed, 29 Jul 2009 14:20:02 -0400, Stefan wrote in message
> > <email@example.com>:
> > > > sda1 / 10Gb
> > ..overkill.
> > > > sda2 /usr 10Gb
> > ..unless this is a single purpose server,
> > you will want much more, e.g. 50G.
> 50Gb for /usr?! Why?!
..I installed _everything_ until Lenny, and
played around and reported mostly conflict
bugs. And, Sid provides a softer growth than
the dist-upgrade disk usage shocks. ;o)
..most people will want "comfy space" to play
around in and learn, these days that's easily
20GB, and for your next machine in say 5 years,
> > > > sda3 /var 10 Gb
> > ..for a server, you want much more, I use
> > 22G for a lan web server.
> Why? What's in your var?
.. mount points for /var/www and var/log
(22GB and 2.2GB), 1.6GB in var/tmp,
1.3GB in /var/lib, 179MB in /var/cache and
120MB in /var/mail, to name the big ones.
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;o)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.