Re: Unmounting and ejecting the root fs on shutdown.

From: Miquel van Smoorenburg (
Date: Wed Feb 28 2001 - 11:37:13 EST

In article <>,
Per Erik Stendahl <> wrote:
>Mounting a ramdisk for / is doable (I think) but kludgy since you have
>to symlink or mount so many subdirectories. Right now I only have /var
>in a ramdisk (and why _WHY_ is /etc/mtab located in /etc and not
>in /var??).

If /var is on a seperate partition, how are you going to access it
if /var hasn't been mounted yet ?


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