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From: Arun Raghavan <ford_prefect@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] udev and /usr
Date: Mon, 19 Sep 2011 11:18:07
Message-Id: CAO38tUpzCHUShvfe7mc=0_yaDfQuFb31gj2EFTGv-=GzaLd=pQ@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] udev and /usr by Joshua Kinard
On 19 September 2011 16:07, Joshua Kinard <kumba@g.o> wrote:
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> Yes, but some of us don't even want to have that initramfs built into our > kernels.  And no one, other than freedesktop.org* and a few people on > linux-hotplug-devel*, said everything belongs in /usr.  FHS clearly defines > the roles for /, /bin, /sbin, /lib*, /usr, /var, /home, /tmp and the virtual > fses.  Plus others. > > http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/separate-usr-is-broken > http://marc.info/?l=linux-hotplug&m=131206447302056&w=2 > > Really, MacOS's filesystem layout is not something anyone in their right > mind should deign to mimic/copy.
I didn't get that from either of the links you posted. Seems to me the systemd developers are looking at the split as a host-specific / vs host-independent /usr. -- Arun Raghavan http://arunraghavan.net/ (Ford_Prefect | Gentoo) & (arunsr | GNOME)

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Re: [gentoo-dev] udev and /usr Joshua Kinard <kumba@g.o>