[Nottingham] File copying filesystem -> filesystem

Martin Garton martin at stupids.org
Mon Sep 7 17:40:03 UTC 2009

On Mon, 2009-09-07 at 17:15 +0100, Martin wrote:
> Rory Holland wrote:
> > Why not copy your entire home directory onto an external drive and reinstall?
> > That way you get the benefits of reinstallation
> And that's the question... How best to do that such that the files are 
> optimally arranged onto the new disk (partitions).

You don't need to worry too much, ext4 does a good job for you.



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