"In this new series of tips, Daniel Robbins shows you how to
change partition layout on a running system. He'll also cover
several tricks of the trade to minimize downtime and avoid making
costly mistakes. In this particular tip, he'll show you how to move
/home to another partition."
"The partition /home is one of the most-often-moved partitions.
Sometimes, all the space in /home becomes exhausted, and an
additional hard drive is required. Other times, /home is set up as
part of the root partition, and it may need to be moved to improve
performance or facilitate backup. Whatever the case, I'll show you
how to move /home safely and efficiently."
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