Subject: Re: misc/11473: ramdisk-rescuesmall of main trunk is full.
To: None <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/13/2000 10:18:57
>The problem is we use pwd_mkdb to generate /etc/passwd and then throw
>away the db files. The temporary creation of them is too much for the ramdisk
>I have a patch I've been meaning to commit which just generates this in
>/tmp and copies back in the passwd file only.

but /etc/passwd is only for human eyes...of how much use is it
supposed to be?

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