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Old 02-27-2005, 12:14 AM   #1
kyleinc
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Question Changing the home directory


I am using Fedora Core 3 and would like the users' home directory to be located on a separate FAT32 partition so that the files saved there can be accessed in Windows. How would I go about doing this?
 
Old 02-27-2005, 12:40 AM   #2
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You can do this several ways:

Code:
export $HOME=/yourdirhere
or
usermod
or

You can edit /etc/passwd, and change the obvious.
 
Old 02-27-2005, 12:54 AM   #3
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I would not put the whole of /home on a fat32 partition as the lack of permissions will give you trouble with certain apps and confi files I fear...

My suggestion would be a /home/yourusername/files directory mounted on the fat32 drive...
 
  


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