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The case for the /usr merge

The case for the /usr merge

Posted Jan 27, 2012 10:29 UTC (Fri) by k3ninho (subscriber, #50375)
In reply to: The case for the /usr merge by cantsin
Parent article: The case for the /usr merge

>absolutely essential OS tools could reside, if necessary, on a very small file system usable for all rescue scenarios

Am I stupid to think you can mount these small, stable, reliable filesytems as subdirectories within the /usr folder? I'd really like to join in the bikeshedding here, but the everything-is-a-file metaphor has a complementary everything-is-mounted-somewhere concept which leads me to think 'meh'.


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