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[vox-tech] Re-assigning Partitions

  • Subject: [vox-tech] Re-assigning Partitions
  • From: "Patrick B. Lickiss" <pblickiss@MAPSucdavis.edu>
  • Date: Thu, 02 Nov 2000 15:11:10 -0800

Well, here's the issue.  When I first installed Linux on my system,
I partitioned my 6.4 GB hard drive to contain:  /boot, /, and my swap
file.  I then partitioned my 25GB hard drive to contain /usr (why I
don't know just bear with me :) ).  My question is, as I install
programs (VMware, Star Office, various utilities) am I going to wihs
that I paritioned the 25GB elsewhere?  If so, how do I fix this short of

re-formatting and re-installing?  Does anyone know if programs like Star

Office and VMware install in the /usr directory?  or is it the /home
directory?  Anyway, any help would be appreciated.



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