Gentoo Archives: gentoo-releng

From: Martin Schlemmer <azarah@g.o>
To: gentoo-releng@l.g.o
Cc: Gentoo-Base-System <base-system@g.o>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-releng] x86-livecd - bugs and suggestions
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2004 16:41:07
Message-Id: 1074962454.7514.711.camel@nosferatu.lan
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-releng] x86-livecd - bugs and suggestions by Daniel Robbins
On Sat, 2004-01-24 at 01:55, Daniel Robbins wrote:
> On Fri, 2004-01-23 at 15:26, Martin Schlemmer wrote: > > I do not have an issue, but '/mnt/livecd' or similar will be more > > generic between different approaches. I will leave it up to you > > guys for final decision though. > > I'd actually recommend not using anything in /mnt, as people have a > habit of mounting stuff to /mnt. When you do this, the loopback fs is > covered up and the LiveCD dies: > > mount /dev/hda3 /mnt > (explosion!) > > So it would be better to create a special mountpoint in /var somewhere. > I'm talking about the ideal solution, not necessarily what we need for > 2004.0. >
What about '/var/lib/livecd' or something similar? -- Martin Schlemmer Gentoo Linux Developer, Desktop/System Team Developer Cape Town, South Africa

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Re: [gentoo-releng] x86-livecd - bugs and suggestions Daniel Robbins <drobbins@g.o>