Partition Sizes, AGAIN!

Simon Geard delgarde at
Thu Mar 4 21:08:35 PST 2010

On Thu, 2010-03-04 at 13:13 -0600, Mike McCarty wrote:
> Does the build partition really need to be 10G? Would 5G be enough
> to build a new BLFS with smallish desktop, like fluxbox, not a big
> GNOME or KDE? If so, then /home could grow by another 10G, which
> would be nice.

5Gb should be fine - I've just done a clean build on my system, and the
root partition is at about 3.5Gb used. That's with LFS, Xorg, and a full
Gnome desktop.

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