Errors in GNOME installer for 2011-03-15 builds

Gregory Woodbury redwolfe at
Wed Mar 16 22:54:57 UTC 2011

On Wed, Mar 16, 2011 at 4:15 PM, David Lehman <dlehman at> wrote:

> On Wed, 2011-03-16 at 15:18 -0400, Gregory Woodbury wrote:
> > This is rather awkard as the format checkbox is below the mount point
> box.
> You shouldn't get the warning until you click on 'OK', so I don't
> understand how this is awkward. Can you elaborate?

My awkardness, it is after ok.

> > Are we going to recommend a seperate /home?  Should the default layout
> make
> > a /home?
> We do default to creating a separate /home when doing automatic
> partitioning.

Not currently.

 If you don't want to lose /home do not put it on the same device
> as /. /home is for user data, while / is for system data. Keep it

separate for simplicity of management.

In most cases I do have home seperate.  But when doing many installs for
testing in
virtual boxes I've not seen /home be seperate in the current cycle.

G.Wolfe Woodbury
aka redwolfe (proventesters)
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