Subject: Re: HELP ON 1.3 BOOT (fwd)
To: Nico van Eikema Hommes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
Date: 11/16/1997 23:24:56
On Mon, 17 Nov 1997, Nico van Eikema Hommes wrote:
> 1. Whatever the setting, booting proceeds until filesystems are checked and
> mounted read/write.
You can't do this, because if your /etc/rc.conf isn't configured,
what's to say your /etc/fstab is configured? That doesn't just
happen magically; a program has to do it at some point.
The initial install program is responsible for setting rc_configured
to `yes' after it has configured everything else properly.
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