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Re: NSS library dependencies

Steve> Oh, I understand how it would happen that a file in /usr is
Steve> actively in use in this scenario; I'm just questioning why it
Steve> shouldn't be considered a bug in whatever program is still
Steve> running and referencing NSS at the time 'umount /usr' is
Steve> called.  There are quite a lot of NSS and PAM modules which
Steve> depend on files in /usr, and which might be optionally
Steve> referenced by applications in /bin or /sbin.  It would take
Steve> some time to move all libraries that anyone has written an NSS
Steve> module for -- even longer wrt PAM -- and it's not clear to me
Steve> that this is an appropriate solution.

Do you have anything running and using RPC?  A user-space NFS daemon,

Ian Zimmerman, Oakland, California, U.S.A. 
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