Subject: Re: Separate /usr, etc...
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog@FreeBSD.org>
Date: 12/16/2002 18:49:01
On Monday, 16 December 2002 at 2:29:05 -0500, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> [ On Sunday, December 15, 2002 at 22:38:48 (-0800), Greywolf wrote: ]
>> Subject: Re: Separate /usr, etc...
>> I'm actually kinda there myself. If I have the opportunity, though,
>> I can accurately partition for everything the system will use, and won't
>> have to repartition again.
> So, what do you do with an 80GB drive on a general purpose server? What
> if it were a 320GB drive? :-)
I can't speak for Greywolf, but here's what I do:
Filesystem 1048576-blocks Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
/dev/ad2h 76285 65957 4225 94% /dumpa
echunga:/dump 76285 45595 24587 65% /dump
As the names suggest, I use these drives for backing up my network
(and that's why they're on different systems). Why not take advantage
of large file systems?
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