Subject: Re: /var/cron -> /etc/cron
To: Andrew Brown <email@example.com>
From: Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/14/1999 00:19:40
On Wed, 14 Apr 1999, Andrew Brown wrote:
> it doesn't seem (to my probably underinformed mind) that it'd be that
> difficult. how much is involved? and can we get it done without some
> sort of "holy war"?
Those questions are best answered by you attempting this.
> why what? why would i have configure it or why would have
> "bazillions" of mounts?
Why would you have any loopback mounts?
> i was envisioning doing something like this:
> for i in / /usr/ /usr/local/ /usr/pkg/; do
> cd $i
> ln -s arch/bin bin
> ln -s @ arch
Yeah, that's with symlinks, which gets ugly, which is why I suggested
using amd. Then you mount nfssvr:/export/$ARCH/usr on /usr,
nfssrv:/export/share on /usr/share, etc.
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