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From: Ryan Hill <dirtyepic@g.o>
Subject: Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2012 20:04:54 -0600
On Mon, 12 Mar 2012 18:34:37 +0000
Sven Vermeulen <swift@g.o> wrote:

> On Sun, Mar 11, 2012 at 12:49:11AM -0600, Ryan Hill wrote:
> > 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
> > only one.
> 
> I just started the tracker [1] for the documentation changes and sent info
> to gentoo-doc mailinglist about it. The upcoming days, I'll have the needed
> updates trickle into the documents.
> 
> [1] https://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=407959

Thanks!


> > 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.  
> 
> It's an example, and we still endorse it. Only will we now tell users to use
> an initramfs with it.

That sounds good to me.


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