Partition Sizes, AGAIN!

Mike McCarty Mike.McCarty at
Thu Mar 4 21:38:34 PST 2010

Simon Geard wrote:
> 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.

Great! However, is that the max that was needed during the build?

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