[clug] Reinstall and reformat?
james_canberra at hotmail.com
Thu Mar 18 21:17:20 GMT 2004
When I install a new version of Mandrake I typically reformat my / partition
on hda1 and leave hda5 containing /home alone. I typically want to do a
"clean install" not an upgrade. This is for home use.
Is there any need to actually reformat the partiitions? A friend has about 6
partitions (/usr, /home, /boot, /var, /usr/local and something else I
forget) and asked me which ones he needs to reformat.
I told him I think he doesn't actually need to reformat any of them, but I'd
ask the list for confirmation.
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