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Re: About to format the whole laptop, need some partitioning advice.

yaro wrote:
> Separate /usr is unneeded and actually complicates boot for little benefit. 

It allows you to mount it read-only (or not at all when there's a
problem).  It only complicates boot due to the practice of putting stuff
that belongs under / under /usr.

> Most Linux distributions rely on /usr being present before the end of
> the early userspace.

See above.
John Hasler 
Elmwood, WI USA

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