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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
(Nearly) full tickless operation in 3.10
Kernel can autoassemble RAID arrays, so in simple cases it is possible to make do without initramfs.
However, it's a doomed battle. It's way to easy to create configurations that can't be sanely processed inside the kernel.
The case for the /usr merge
Posted Jan 27, 2012 21:17 UTC (Fri) by gb (subscriber, #58328)
Posted Jan 30, 2012 9:08 UTC (Mon) by jezuch (subscriber, #52988)
From my recent experience: it can, but only with the old metadata format. My impression is that this functionality is deprecated and nobody cares about it anymore. I trust that the kernel devs know what they're doing, so I'm not complaining ;)
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