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Move home directory to new partition

Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:42 am
by Nadeem
Hi friends
I installed mint 19.1, then resized the root partition and created a new one for storing my data. Now I want to mount home directory on the new partition so that all data is saved there.

I'd appreciate a walk through of the procedure. Thanks a lot

Re: Move home directory to new partition

Posted: Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:15 pm
by philotux
Have a look at:
https://www.tecmint.com/move-home-direc ... -in-linux/

Hope this helps...

PS. For being on the safe side, It is advisable to back up your data in the home directory before implementing the steps described in the link .