[SATLUG] SSD Tips for the Xubuntu User

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 13:27:08 CDT 2016

Howard, you should be fine.  All you need is the sata cable and a power 

Be sure to set up ssd partitions in /etc/fstab with options  noatime,discard.

   -- Bruce

Howard Haradon wrote:
> Hi,  I am thinking of getting a 240GB
> drive to add to my desktop machine.
> My thought is to have all the programs
> on the SSD and then use my existing
> mechanical drive for /home.  There is
> SATA 6Gbs on my mainboard and a
> SATA cable.
> What else do I need and what dos and
> don'ts do I need to consider?
> Thanks,  Howard  🐧
> Howard Haradon
> Sent from Linux

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