[TUHS] The origin of /home
mutiny.mutiny at india.com
Thu Sep 27 22:58:49 AEST 2018
At 27 Sep 2018 12:11:15 +0000 (+00:00) from "Cág" <ca6c at bitmessage.ch>:
Also, what was the
> rationale of moving the directory to /home?
originally /usr, placed on a separate disk, was what became /home much later. Then disk space of / was running out and more an more applications and libs were moved to the /usr device.
Much later in the 80ths much more disk space was available and a separate /home was created. Exacly when I don't know, but there was no /home in Ed. 7 but System V release 3 had it already.
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