[arch-general] [arch-dev-public] initscripts changes

Grigorios Bouzakis grbzks at gmail.com
Tue Apr 8 02:13:26 EDT 2008

On 4/8/08, Michal Soltys <soltys at ziu.info> wrote:
> Thomas Bächler wrote:
> >
> > The point is, everyone needs it mounted. Your system will be completely
> > useless without devpts (as it is without the lo interface).
> >
> > However, I know your opinion on these issues. Are there any rational
> > reasons not to hardcode devpts?
> >
> >
> I'm 100% with Thomas for it (along with /dev/shm). I've always wondered
> why Arch keeps those two in fstab (there're few other things that could be
> changed, but that's for a different post).
> If a user wants to change it, then the rc.sysinit is the place to do so
> (whatever weired reason one would have for changing those mounts). If one
> needs it for chroot environment for some program, then just mount --bind
> manually - be it custom rc.d/something or anything else.
> I'd also be for adding all rc* files to backup array - although as long
> as there's noupgrade in pacman, I'm not gonna weep ;)
> Well, my 2 cents here.

What 2 cents? Without the reasons you back up brain0 your mail is totally
pointless IMO. Just like most of the other ones.
This is not a poll.

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