Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: Julio Merino <>
From: Noriyuki Soda <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/26/2002 19:09:23
>>>>> On Mon, 26 Aug 2002 12:02:59 +0200,
	Julio Merino <> said:

> According to hier(7), maybe rescue tools should go in /altroot?

No. /altroot is for backup copy of root partition, i.e. it should be
an independent partition.
Thus, /altroot should have /bin, /dev, /etc and /sbin as well as

> Currently, I can see no use for it, afaik...

That's because contents of /altroot should be just same with root