[RFC] using mountpoint for mountkernfs/mountfs

TheOldFellow TheOldFellow at gmail.com
Sat Jan 15 07:54:37 PST 2005


Nathan Coulson wrote:
> there is a new binary called mountpoint that I would love to use for
> the lfs-bootscripts in mountkernfs.
> 
> I have not yet determined if it requires /proc to be mounted to work,
> but I believe it would be cleaner then checking arbritary files in the
> respected directories.
> 

I'd prefer you didn't use this, since it's installed by SysVinit, a 
package that, as a runit user, I don't install.  It makes using the LFS 
bootscripts for system initialisation problematic.

What I'd really like is for LFS to ditch sysVinit and use runit, but I'm 
not holding my breath :-)

R.



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