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I have a all in one panel PC - Lenovo Ideacenter B300 with Ubuntu 13.10 (32 bit).

I also have the following mount setup:

/dev/sda3 on / type ext4 (rw,errors=remount-ro)
​/dev/sda7 on /home type ext4 (rw)

I just found out that my PC actally has a 64 bit architecture (lscpu):

CPU op-mode(s):        32-bit, 64-bit

and so I would like to reinstall ubuntu 64bit GIVEN that I have my /home data on another partition. My question is:

Would the earlier installed (installed as ubuntu 32 bit) "/home" on another partition work fine when I reinstall Ubuntu 64 bit ?


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Yep. It should work just fine.

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thanks a lot for your help. – user218558 Dec 8 '13 at 12:13

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