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Re: Recommendation on partition sizes




Le 05/11/2018 à 09:11, Rick Thomas a écrit :

On Nov 4, 2018, at 1:19 AM, Pascal Hambourg <pascal@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Le 04/11/2018 à 05:45, Andy Smith a écrit :

So, if I were you, I'd be doing something like:
- 512MiB /boot
- 2 GiB swap, or 16GiB if you intend to use it as a hibernate device
- Rest as LVM volume group
     - 4 GiB / as logical volume
     - 4 GiB /var as logical volume
     - 50GiB (or whatever satisfies initial demand) /home as logical
       volume

Why don’t you include the swap in LVM ?

You want the swap partition to be encrypted with a random key.

Why ? What's wrong with a static key ?