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From: Martin Schlemmer <azarah@g.o>
Subject: Re: x86-livecd - bugs and suggestions
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2004 00:26:37 +0200
On Fri, 2004-01-23 at 23:38, Brad House wrote:
> >> This is not an issue if you use cdfs/loop type of zisofs or noloop
> >> as there is no loop device to be umounted.
> >>
> >
> > Ok, I changed things a bit, so might have expected I guess.  I do
> > however have an issue with the naming.  Some time ago it was decided
> > that it should be /mnt/livecd.  Now it changed again.  Can we decide
> > on something now?  If so, fix is easy.
> >
> 
> Well, it's mounting to /mnt/loop right now.  I had no idea there was
> a current naming convention (I did not have access to the prior 2.4
> kernel livecd scripts that did any sort of loop mounting).  This would be
> an easy change to make to whatever you want it to be, as it's just a
> couple of lines in the genkernel linuxrc that need to be changed, just
> let me know, as I needed to roll another genkernel that had some
> fixes people posted in bugs.gentoo.org (along with some suggested
> doc changes),

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.

> before I totally abandon that project (as previously
> discussed).
> 

No need to be rash.  If you still feel this way in a week, sure.


Cheers,

-- 

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


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