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From: William Hubbs <williamh@g.o>
Subject: Re: Warn users not to do separate /usr partition without proper initramfs in the handbook?
Date: Thu, 4 Aug 2011 09:31:07 -0500
On Thu, Aug 04, 2011 at 06:49:36AM -0500, Dale wrote:
> Jorge Manuel B. S. Vicetto wrote:
> >
> > Again, not all of us are willing to migrate away from a separate /usr
> > partition, least of all when that is being "imposed" by some people
> > trying to "shove" their pet projects to others and when we don't agree
> > with or acknowledge the arguments.
> >
> >    
> 
> +1

Add another to the list of folks who disagree with this and with the
approach being taken.

I don't blame gentoo devs per se, but I do feel like this is being
forced down everyone's throats without any regard to the *nix philosophy
of having separate /usr which has worked for years, and if people would
fix their bugs correctly would continue to work.

William

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