Dr. Nikolaus Klepp wrote: > Am Donnerstag, 22. März 2018 schrieb William Morder: >> [...] >> Does anybody here make /opt a separate partition? Since so many programs >> use it that are better not to run with admin privileges, it seems better >> not to put /opt in the root partition. But then I wonder if installations >> would go awry for those packages that use /opt. (Not only TDE, but also >> other programs, such as Seamonkey, OpenOffice, etc., use /opt for >> installation.) > > beeing on the root-partition has nothing to do with admin privileges. > > +1 and I personally have my /opt on dedicated logical volume - it is easier to control or reinstall if needed, or backup etc.