Re: [OT?] home partition vs. home directory
- Date: Fri, 30 Nov 2018 17:23:09 +0000
- From: Michael Thompson <michaelw.thompson@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [OT?] home partition vs. home directory
Because if your root partition fails, you can reinstall and all your files are safe on their own partition...
> On 30 Nov 2018, at 17:14, Default User <hunguponcontent@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I often see people recommend a separate home partition.
> But why would (or not) that be better than just a home directory within the root directory?
> Wouldn't one less partition be simpler, and therefore (all other things being equal) better?
> Opinions, please.