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Re: Skipping fsck during boot with systemd?

On 12/27/2014 7:20 PM, Celejar wrote:
> On Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:02:52 -0500
> Jerry Stuckle <stucklejerry@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 12/11/2014 1:23 PM, Brian wrote:
>>> On Thu 11 Dec 2014 at 12:11:26 -0500, Jerry Stuckle wrote:
>>>> I often give presentations with my notebook.  If I'm lucky, I get 10-15
>>>> minutes to set up.  If I'm not, less than 5 minutes (i.e. another
>>>> presenter ahead of me).  I use Linux whenever possible, but since my
>>>> time slot is limited, I can't wait for fsck to complete.
>>> Your type of situation is well understood and there is sympathy for it.
>> I appreciate that - but unfortunately, sympathy doesn't solve the problem :)
> Someone may have suggested this, and I know it doesn't really solve the
> core problem, but perhaps consider suspending (to disk or ram) instead
> of shutting down when you have a presentation scheduled?
> Celejar

That's a fine idea if I'm booted into that OS previously.  But I have
several development systems on here I use for client work, and the OS I
use for presentations is pretty vanilla.  The last thing I need is to
find out just before a presentation that I screwed up a device driver
and the OS won't boot :)


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