An easy way of moving /home and other directories
I came across this piece of great info for moving /HOME and some other directories to another disk ( I had originally installed everything under /).
Although written for Gentoo it is still valid for SUSE
and I never realized what a gem of a delight the CFDISK program was -- it's certainly on my SUSE 10.0 RC1 system.
Hope you find this useful
Don't forget also that to make (format) a Reiserfs file system use as root program mkreiserfs.
This gave me a strange error the ist time so I formatted the partition with the standard mke2fs (ext2) file system -- DID NOT MOUNT and then ran mkreiserfs on the same partition --then it formatted fine.
Hi kyle, please consider submitting HOWTO's to the LQ Tutorials site, or to the News/Articles/Editorials forum. Don't get me wrong, this is great info, but technically it isn't really a question, and this kind of info would actually be helpful to users of any distro, not just SuSE. Thanks -- J.W.
FYI - original article here
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