[Techtalk] mountpoints

Michelle Murrain michelle at murrain.net
Sat Aug 4 00:22:04 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-08-03 at 17:00 -0700, Raquel wrote:

> I guess that I'm "old school".  I don't like the idea of one big
> partition just for the simple reason that if something fills it up
> (like a runaway log) you're "dead".  

I'm old school too - on servers, a separate /var partition always seems
like a good idea. And a separate /home is good for distro upgrades and

Michelle Murrain
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