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punx45
March 14th, 2009, 10:55 PM
if you are going to use a /home partition, when it comes time to reinstall, remember which partition is which.

needless to say, i now have a root partition for 8.10 and 7.04's root filesystem mounted under /home... (and no old home):oops:](*,):-({|=

zvacet
March 15th, 2009, 01:09 AM
Do you need any help about it,or it is just your story?

punx45
March 15th, 2009, 01:27 AM
just a story

kellemes
March 15th, 2009, 01:36 AM
if you are going to use a /home partition, when it comes time to reinstall, remember which partition is which.

needless to say, i now have a root partition for 8.10 and 7.04's root filesystem mounted under /home... (and no old home):oops:](*,):-({|=

We all make mistakes like this, well.. I did.
There only is one way to protect yourself.. backup!!