[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: ifupdown writes to /etc... a bug?

In article <87llz88zg1.fsf@mrvn.homelinux.org>,
Goswin Brederlow  <goswin.brederlow@student.uni-tuebingen.de> wrote:
>> - mount tmpfs on /dev/shm or /run or whatever you like
>>   using /etc/fstab
>/dev/shm is for shmfs

shmfs is deprecated; in 2.5 you cannot mount shmfs anymore. shmfs is
then just an internal fs for sysv shared memory. Posix shared
memory, which is /dev/shm, is done with tmpfs. Confused already?
I know I am ...

Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should
on no account be allowed to do the job -- Douglas Adams.

Reply to: