Subject: Re: /etc/daily and /scratch
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/24/1996 22:40:58
> > > I just lost ~300MB of stuff because I was silly enough to leave a
> > > /scratch partition mounted on my netbsd box, overnight, via NFS.
> Sorry for stating the obvious, but I don't think you can really expect
> anything different.  BTW, /mnt *is* documented, but /scratch isn't --
> see hier(7).

So i can expect my /home to be nuked soon, too (as it's not in hier(7))?
I also consider nuking files in non-standard directories a dangerous thing, and
i'd vote to remove the sweeping of /scratch from /etc/daily.


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