[CentOS] Question about storage for virtualisation

Les Mikesell

lesmikesell at gmail.com
Sat Jun 30 14:56:59 UTC 2012

On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 11:19 PM, Gordon Messmer <yinyang at eburg.com> wrote:
> On 06/29/2012 11:17 AM, Nate Duehr wrote:
>> Any good references as to WHY?! they want to break this decades old convention?
> http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/TheCaseForTheUsrMerge
> All of the reasons you'd put /usr on a separate partition from / were
> resolved decades ago.  There's no reason to do that, and a long list of
> reasons not to.

Umm, yeah... Nobody would ever want to boot from small alternate media
devices in these days of 3TB drives....   I suppose most of what /bin
was supposed to hold and the reasons for putting it there have been
usurped by the initrd that is normally required to boot linux, though.

   Les Mikesell
     lesmikesell at gmail.com

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