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Re: [OT?] home partition vs. home directory

Michael Stone composed on 2018-11-30 13:58 (UTC-0500):

> On Fri, Nov 30, 2018 at 05:23:09PM +0000, Michael Thompson wrote:

>>Because if your root partition fails, you can reinstall and all your files are safe on their own partition...

> ...leaving open the question of how likely that scenario is.

For hard failure, true, but there also exists soft failure, of multiple forms and causes,
particularly among those who would pose the original question, more particularly eagerly testing
the robustness of the installation.
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