Subject: Re: problem with MFS and init
To: None <>
From: Jachym Holecek <>
List: tech-embed
Date: 11/02/2005 15:29:34
> > Bump NINODE in sbin/init/init.c (1024 currently). IMO, the right solution
> > here is to teach init(8) to create /dev on tmpfs instead of mfs
> > (tmpfs can grow and shrink as needed, unlike mfs). This is somewhere
> > deep down on my TODO list...
> I did that last night.  It's pretty simple.  Here is a patch.

Cool. We could further have /dev union mounted to avoid
the mmap() dance + saving a few bytes of code. I'll test it
this night.

		-- Jachym Holecek