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Old 05-16-2003, 04:13 PM   #1
Rgamboa
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How to move space from one partition to another?


The default allocation puts 12Gb in /home and 33Gb in /usr. I'd like to reverse those numbers, putting 33Gb in /home and 12Gb in /usr. How can I do this?

ALSO: When I create a new directory in the root (which will be named '/home2') how can I indicate that it should be allocated in the same 33Gb partition as /home is?
 
Old 05-16-2003, 05:02 PM   #2
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