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What is the difference of the location of the disk at the beginning or end, I would like an explanation please.?

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closed as not a real question by mikewhatever, psusi, jrg May 12 '12 at 13:36

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It is unclear what you are asking. –  psusi May 12 '12 at 1:59

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Your question is a possibly similar to boot - Is having the 'swap' partition at the 'beginning' better than at the 'end'? - Ask Ubuntu

The discussion simply states that putting the partition at the 'beginning' side of the hard drive makes it a little faster than putting the partition at the end because the closer the blocks to the center of the disk, the faster and lesser the read/write cycles would be.

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Careful, this assumes a mechanical hard disk. This is not necessarily the case with "disks" these days. Still +1 for the answer. –  0xC0000022L May 12 '12 at 0:07
    
I do not mean only the swap but / usr / var / tmp /, they should be on the BEGINNING or END? –  user62739 May 12 '12 at 0:36

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