Various notes on /usr unification
Posted Mar 1, 2012 20:42 UTC (Thu) by dskoll
In reply to: Various notes on /usr unification
Parent article: Various notes on /usr unification
/ Machine specific, read-only
/var Machine specific, read-write, stable across reboots
/tmp Machine specific, read-write, volatile across reboots
/usr Shared, read-only
/home Shared, read-write
I'm sold. That's a beautiful, clear and logical explanation. Thanks.
I guess /var/tmp either has to go or we have to separate the
"volatile" filesystems into "volatile-and-likely-to-fit-in-RAM" vs.
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