[ILUG-BOM] Linux partitions

Philip S Tellis philip@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Wed Jul 17 17:17:02 IST 2002

On Wed, 17 Jul 2002, dodobh at nettaxi.com wrote:

> I personally use /,/boot,/usr,/var,/usr/local,/home,/tmp, swap (and
> maybe /opt). Mount /usr, / and /boot as readonly, maybe /usr/local too

you may want to add /var/spool/mail as well if you use that for mail.  
makes it easier to set a quota for mail files.

PS: If you mount / ro, how do you update /etc/mtab?

Mommy, what happens to your files when you die?

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