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To: Andy Arbon <gentoo@...>
From: Martin Schlemmer <azarah@g.o>
Subject: Re: New baselayout
Date: 13 May 2003 20:17:36 +0200
On Tue, 2003-05-13 at 01:17, Andy Arbon wrote:
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> Martin,
> 
> Thanks for answering my mail.
> 
> var is not on a NFS mount (fstab):
> /dev/hda6   /var  ext3  noatime         0 0
> 
> and my NFS mounts are listed in /etc/fstab and are mounted by the
> netmount script, which is linked into /etc/runlevels/default
> 
> The portmap service is also in /etc/runlevels/default (I mention that
> because I know it is often the source of NFS mounting trouble).
> 

So in theory /var should be mounted *before* depscan.sh or anything
runs that need /var/lib/init.d/.

I am not too sure why it breaks, as previous versions did work with
a /usr and /var on separate partitions, and nothing really changed
in that regard.  Also, you would have gotten a big error if
/var/lib/init.d could not be created.

Only suggestion for now, is try to pass 'gentoo=tmpfs' as kernel
parameter.


Regards,

-- 

Martin Schlemmer
Gentoo Linux Developer, Desktop/System Team Developer
Cape Town, South Africa


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