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Old 12-17-2008, 02:16 AM   #1
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help..!! how do i change my default document directory to another drive

i want to change my default document directory to another driver, im using Ubuntu 8.10
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Move the folder: mv ~user/Documents /destination
Make a symlink to it: ln -s /destination/Documents ~user/Documents
Old 12-17-2008, 06:11 AM   #3
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for that your need to shift your /home location to other partation drive.

use fdisk -l
Then after creating new partation on other drive cp data from /home
Then unmout your original /home drive
Then mount your new drive
Add entry in /etc/fstab to make changes permenent.


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