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Old 05-20-2002, 07:47 PM   #1
concoran
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Moving/using new /home partition


I just installed a new copy of RH73. I already have another RH (72).

Each has its own /home . However, it would be great if I can use
a new partition and make it a common /home, so that it is loaded
in both the installations. How to do it?

Heres' my partition map

hda1(Rh72)<-->hda2(fat32)<-->hda3(rh73)<-->hda4(ext2).

Here is what I think I should do.
1. In both RHs, change /etc/fstab, and make /home point to hda4
2. mv the existing partitions to hda4
3. restart.
Will it work?


Thx
 
Old 05-20-2002, 10:32 PM   #2
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yes,


it will work

just leave the /home folder on / for it to mount in.
 
  


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