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Re: from / to /usr/: a summary

* Darren Salt <linux@youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk> schrieb:

> I fully intend to continue with lilo, separate /usr and no initramfs/initrd.
> I *may* decide to stop using a separate /usr should I need to replace
> hardware ??? but probably not before then.
> I will NOT use an initramfs just to have /usr mounted early enough.


The reasons for that separation in FHS are far more than just
historical slowless/expensiveness of larger spindles.

/ should only contain things needed for boot up into singleuser,
/usr should hold all the rest.

 Enrico Weigelt, metux IT service -- http://www.metux.de/

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