How should you partition your Unix/Linux system?

Posted by Steven_Rosenber on Dec 21, 2012 8:44 PM EDT
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What’s the best way to partition your Unix or Linux system’s hard drive? Everybody has an opinion. Most desktop users don’t create separate partitions for things like /tmp, /usr, /var, etc., but some do. Depending on the system’s use, some admins create partitions for /boot, /var/www or /usr/bin.

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Sane advice. rnturn 1 564 Dec 23, 2012 7:46 PM

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