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Canonical preps security lifeboat, yells: Ubuntu 12.04 hold-outs, get in

Neil Barnes Silver badge

Re: On the plus side

For a desktop Mint installation) and before that, Ubuntu, I've managed to keep a separate /home partition and re-install. So far, all the numbers have added up and by ticking the appropriate boxes during the install, a new install has done a clean job with the existing /home having all the right permissions.

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