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  1. #1

    Unhappy reinstall suse 10.1


    As I understand it ??? I can't save any of my files on my HDD when I re-install Suse. I HAVE to back them up somewhere else ie: CD, DVD, USB Stick, Removeable HDD etc, Is that true, and if not, can someone point me to how to save the files on my currently working (sort of) HDD.


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    What happens when you try to save something on your hdd?

    Are you trying to save to the same drive (and partition) as the one you installed suse on?
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    Unhappy reinstall Suse 10.1

    Nothing. It's just gone when I restart the fresh install. I'd like to reinstall but save my /home directory from being formated away during the process.

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    On your second question. Yes.

  6. #5


    I installed OpenSuse 10.2 and that fixed it.

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