On 4 August 2012 20:34, Liam Proven <lproven@gmai...> wrote: > On 4 August 2012 20:31, Hazan Pérez <hapk02@gmai...> wrote: >> Hey everyone, >> >> I have a laptop with Fedora installed in it, but I want to install Ubuntu on >> a new partition. I have a "regular" partition schema in that pc (one for /, >> another one for /home and the swap). I want to install Ubuntu on a new >> partition but I need to have access to my user's data in /home. I could >> simply use my user, with the same password, but I know for a fact that this >> would break my user's desktop config on BOTH distros... How can I do this, >> read/write access of my user's data, without f@#&!$) up my desktop config? > > I've done this. So long as they use totally different desktops, you're fine. > > E.g. GNOME 3 + Unity = bad, but KDE + GNOME = no worries. >
Might there be problems if you ran different versions of the same app on the two distros? They might get confused over config data and so on.