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From: Martin Schlemmer <azarah@g.o>
Subject: Re: x86-livecd - bugs and suggestions
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2004 18:40:54 +0200
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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