Re: [kde-linux] Move my user account to a new machine
- Date: Fri, 29 Mar 2013 14:42:59 -0700
- From: Mark Knecht <markknecht@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [kde-linux] Move my user account to a new machine
On Thu, Mar 28, 2013 at 2:57 PM, Kevin Krammer <krammer@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thursday, 2013-03-28, Mark Knecht wrote:
>> I'm in the process of moving to a new machine as my day-to-day
>> platform. I want to verify what I need to do to ensure the minimum
>> number of problems with my KDE user account. The things that come to
>> mind for me are:
>> 1) Make sure any user specific values in /etc/group & /etc/passwd are
>> duplicated and use the same numeric values.
>> 2) rsync /home/mark on the current machine to the new machine
> I have moved my home directory like that several times. Even without having
> the same user id (but running rsync as the respective users).
> Kevin Krammer, KDE developer, xdg-utils developer
> KDE user support, developer mentoring
Thanks Kevin. I'll give it a try tomorrow morning.
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