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How to distro hop without killing yourself

Jun 03, 2010, 06:02 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Abhishek)

[ Thanks to abhi for this link. ]

"As a linux lover I always keep on trying new distros and flavors.The process is fun but it comes with a catch which is losing all your files,settings etc.A few months back I've managed to cut that problem by using a few free syncing services available online and some custom partitioning.This gives me total freedom to hop between distros without losing any of my customizations and settings.

"Here's what I keep in sync:

* Important Files,Documents,Photos
* Bookmarks
* Previously opened browser tabs"

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