[CentOS] newbie question on installation over existing Linux

Tue Jun 9 02:11:45 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 6/8/2015 6:29 PM, Peter wrote:
> You can thank Fedora for making that rather pointless change and
> breaking that capability.

that 'capability' was a holdover of the 1980s when disks were measured 
in megabytes, and memory in kilobytes, so large file systems were 

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz