Subject: Re: Help me defend NetBSD's honor!
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/09/2003 17:20:27
On Sun, Mar 09, 2003 at 10:54:43AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> > 2.  I seem to recall people doing read-only boot filesystems; is this as
> > easy as I'd guess it would be (union mount an mfs filesystem over / early
> > in the boot)?
> Why do you even need the union mount?

$ files, for example. Socket files. In earlier times it also was
device files, but init already creates a mfs for them if need is there.


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