[ILUG-BOM] Linux partitions

Sameer D. Sahasrabuddhe sameerds@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Wed Jul 17 21:34:03 IST 2002


On Wed, 2002-07-17 at 16:53, Philip S Tellis 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.

Also isolate /var/log ... there are times when apache error_log actually
takes up the entire partition, and the server literally stops dead!

Sameer.
-- 
   MTech Student,
   Reconfigurable Computing Lab,
   KReSIT, IIT-Bombay.

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