/boot at beginning of drive
jerrymc at clunix.cl.msu.edu
Mon Apr 17 22:08:27 UTC 2006
> > Databases are stored in /var/db for security reasons
> Just curious... What are the security reasons? After some thought, here's
> what I'm planning on doing...
> Disk is 73gb scsi...
> / 500mb
> swap 4gb
> /var 4gb
> /usr 4gb
> /home remainder (about 60gb)
> then /var/db/mysql -> /home/mysql
> and /tmp on swap
> Any possible issues with this?
That is just fine, except I would make a small partition for /tmp
maybe 512 MB rather than trying to do the /tmp on swap thing.
It will be easier to work with if some problem comes up and you
want to go fishing around.
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