sasa at stupar.homelinux.net
Tue Dec 13 05:08:43 PST 2005
--On 13. december 2005 12:36 +0200 Giorgos Keramidas
<keramida at ceid.upatras.gr> wrote:
> On 2005-12-13 09:36, Sasa Stupar <sasa at stupar.homelinux.net> wrote:
>>> The main two reasons for dividing up your FreeBSD disk in to
>>> partitions rather than making just one big partition are to reduce
>>> the threat of runaway processes and to manage backup and restore
>>> Think those things out to meet your needs and resources.
>> OK. But then what would be ideal slice size for /, /var, /usr, /boot?
> That's not something that can be answered easily with a "template"
> answer. The best sizes are those that match your own needs and
> preferences, but only you can describe what these are.'
> Back when I bought a new, bigger disk, I wrote this post:
> which includes a description of the partitions I used and why I chose
> these sizes.
> The tuning(7) manpage also has a good description of how to pick a good
> disk partitioning scheme:
Thanx. This is very good explanation.
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