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Re: coming soon

Bruce Perens writes:
>From: Ian Jackson <ian@chiark.chu.cam.ac.uk>

>>>1. The "initrunlevel" file is moving to /etc from /var/log.
>>/var/run, surely ?
>/var/run is possibly in a mounted filesystem. Init breaks if it can't
>find this file. I've been thinking about using a named pipe so that
>it will work with a read-only root. You can't change run-levels if
>you can't write this file.

Isn't it just as likely that /var/log will be on a mounted filesystem?
(In fact /var is a separate filesystem on mine.)

Richard Kettlewell richard@uk.geeks.org http://www.elmail.co.uk/staff/richard/

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