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  1. #1

    re-installation query

    my mandrake is setup as follows

    / = hda7
    /home = hda9

    if i reinstall and format only hda7 will i be able to access anything i have previously downloaded and stored in /home/downloads

    and should i move all in


    to my downloads directory before formatting and reinstalling

    thanks again in advance

  2. #2
    Linux Guru AlexK's Avatar
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    Feb 2005
    Yes, that is correct. However it is always a good idea to backup the system first before doing any such thing.

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