Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/distrib/utils/sysinst
From: David Laight <email@example.com>
Date: 11/21/2003 09:11:38
On Fri, Nov 21, 2003 at 02:21:47PM +1100, matthew green wrote:
> David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > Log Message:
> > Don't take the size of an mfs /tmp off the free disk space,
> > nor count a partition for it.
> I don't understand this commit message. What is it that you did?
> he fixed some bugs i wrote a few year ago from my guess :-)
I dont know if you wrote the same bug, but you wouldn't recognise
the current version of the routine.
> > (Maybe the size of /tmp should be capped by that of swap.)
> (to david)
> i think so - but should be let the user override?
All sysinst does is write the values to /etc/fstab, so the user
can change the number (must easier if there is a correctly formatted
line in the file). Actually capping at (swap + memory)/2 would
allow sysinst to generate an mfs /tmp on a swapless system.
David Laight: email@example.com