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Re: Get rid of /etc/mtab ?

Marc Wilson <msw@cox.net> writes:

> On Fri, Jun 28, 2002 at 12:34:09PM +0200, Oliver Kurth wrote:
> > Then change that, with a line in initrd. Whoever wants to have / RO,
> > should expect to have at least _some_ effort...
> Many many people see no use whatsoever for an initrd.  I certainly see no
> reason for one on any of MY boxen.
> Moving something like mtab (especially when it's so silly) is a poor reason
> to start using one, IMHO.

Whats wrong with linking /proc/mounts to /etc/mtab?

Only problem is with loopback since umount won't free the loopback
device. But that could be fixed with a kernel change.


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