moving /home to new drive

Zbigniew Szalbot zbigniew at
Wed Jul 18 06:05:24 UTC 2007

Hello again,

On Wed, 18 Jul 2007 12:46:36 +0700 (ICT), Olivier Nicole <on at>
>> Or do I need to delete the
>> symlink first and only then try to mount the new drive as /home?
> - delete the symlink
> - create a directory /home
Do I create it on the existing drive and

> - mount the new drive
then mount the new drive? I just want to make sure I unders

> - copy the files
> You cannot mount a disk on a symlink and you cannot mount a disk until
> you have created the mount point.
And what about samba? I just realized I will need to alter sama
configuration becasue current /usr/home is available as a network share.
Thank you once again!

Zbigniew Szalbot

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