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From: Zac Medico <zmedico@g.o>
Subject: Re: udev and /usr
Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 08:07:35 -0700
On 09/15/2011 07:33 AM, Joost Roeleveld wrote:
> The use for an initrd/initramfs/... will create an additional layer of 
> complexity a lot of us users are not really waiting for, especially as we are 
> not seeing any issues with our current systems.

Like it or not, it's the simplest possible solution if you want separate
/usr. The plan is to provide a minimal initramfs that won't contain any
modules, so it won't have to be rebuilt for each kernel. See the "/usr
vs. initramfs redux" thread:

http://archives.gentoo.org/gentoo-dev/msg_020fa80d72c84c5b587b90d8001264ef.xml
-- 
Thanks,
Zac


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