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Re: How efficient is mounting /usr ro?

On Sat, Oct 18, 2003 at 03:36:50PM +0200, Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
Which you get from time to time due to programs opening files
read-write when possible, mtime and atime updates etc.

If you actually need to modify the file, then mounting ro won't work. If
you don't need to modify the file, then there won't be any
modifications. An atime update won't move blocks around on the disk and
won't cause inconsistencies.

Mike Stone

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