Re: linux-kernel-digest V1 #105

Eric Youngdale (
Wed, 5 Jul 1995 12:21:44 -0400

>> In that case, my vote would change to having a configuration option for
>> this, with the default being set to initially mount read-only.
>There already exists such an option in lilo, which makes the patch
>unnecessary (I always just use 'make zlilo' and it works without problem).

Actually, I would like a configuration option for this too.
I frequently boot test kernels from floppies, and I am not using lilo
in this case, so I always have to remember to use rdev to set the
mount status. If I ever forget, the rc scripts get kind of confused.


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