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Re: The necessity of running depmod at boot time

On Thu, May 18, 2006 at 07:21:33PM -0300, Margarita Manterola wrote:
> Continuing on the goal of optimizing boot time, quite a number of
> seconds (specially in old machines) can be saved by not running depmod
> at boot time.
> Currently it is run by these packages' postinst:

Wouldn't it be a good idea to list the packages running depmod in their
_init_ scripts? Currently, you're listing packages which seem to do the right
thing, not the wrong thing.

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