Partition Sizes, AGAIN!

Baho Utot baho-utot at columbus.rr.com
Thu Mar 4 16:11:42 PST 2010


Andrew Benton wrote:
> On 04/03/10 20:13, Mike McCarty wrote:
>   
>> Andrew Benton wrote:
>>
>>     
>>> I use one partition for both /home and /boot. IE, /boot is a symbolic link
>>> pointing at /home/boot
>>>       
>> Why not just use an ordinary directory for /boot, then? Is
>> there something I don't know?
>>     
>
> I keep my kernel in /home/boot, along with all grub's files, so that if I boot into one
> LFS partition or the other I can use the same kernel and I never need to use grub to rewrite
> the MBR
>
> Andy
>   

I don't understand how that helps

I use a boot partition and this layout

$ ls /boot
LFS-6.5/  Slack-x86-crypt/  Slackware-13.0-x86/  grub/  lost+found/





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