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On Sat, 10 Mar 2012 20:27:06 -0600
William Hubbs <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> An initramfs which does this is created by >=sys-kernel/genkernel-3.4.25 or
> >=sys-kernel/dracut-017-r1. If you do not want to use these tools, be
> sure any initramfs you create pre-mounts /usr.
We should really have some documentation on how to create a minimal initramfs
that mounts /usr (if we don't already, I haven't looked). I've never needed
one until now and don't have the foggiest idea how it's done. I can't be the
Also, the handbook still endorses having a separate partition for /usr and
includes it in the example setup. This should be changed now, not when
stabilization time comes.