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Old 04-18-2005, 02:19 PM   #1
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Moving /home Directory?


Hello,

I did a hard drive install of Damn Small Linux.

I created a partition on install for my /home directory and I am wanting to move my current /home over to it.
My problem is I am logged in as dsl and it says the information is busy.
I have tried the command "init 1", but it still tells me the files are busy and cannot be moved.

What would be the best method of doing this?
 
Old 04-18-2005, 10:59 PM   #2
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