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Re: correct way to mount stuff on tmpfs

On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Ivan Jager wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jan 2010, Thomas Koch wrote:
> >while searching the right way to use tmpfs for a few locations, I found this
> >howto:
> >http://forums.debian.net/viewtopic.php?t=16450
> >
> >What do you think about this approach?
> What's wrong with just putting it in /etc/fstab other than that
> synss doesn't like it? It seems like that would be least confusing,
> as it is where people expect mountpoints to be specified...

I do that in several production servers, and it works just fine.  It is also
somewhere the other admins will look at first, so it can be argued to be the
best place to put this stuff when possible.

What is "synss" ?

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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