Subject: Re: Read-only root filesystem
To: None <>
From: Aleksey Cheusov <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 05/21/2007 22:50:58
 >> On Sun, May 20, 2007 at 11:30:12AM +0200, Mikael Nystr=C3=B6m wrote:

 >>> I have other partitions that are mounted read-write so every file=20=20
 >>> that needs to be updated regulary resides on these partitions=20=20
 >>> (actually softlinks for motd/resolv.conf etc), but how about /dev?=20=
 >>> Don't I need it to be read-write?

 >> Modern answer:

 >> Remove all device nodes from it. /sbin/init will create a MFS and build
 >> the device nodes when you boot.
> Is this documented anywhere?
Stupid question. I see it in init(8)

Best regards, Aleksey Cheusov.