[CentOS] Install to internal USB?

Sun Nov 10 10:48:34 UTC 2013
Thomas Göttgens <tgoettgens at gmail.com>

Please review

It's for CentOS 5.2 but the provided configuration settings apply to the
entire 5.x series.

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von Jim Wise
Gesendet: Samstag, 9. November 2013 00:02
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Betreff: Re: [CentOS] Install to internal USB?

On Nov 8, 2013, at 17:48 , John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com> wrote:

> On 11/8/2013 2:40 PM, Jim Wise wrote:
>> It’s worth noting that FreeNAS does more or less exactly this, using a
USB drive with a more-or-less read-only OS image to serve some number of
spinning or flash disks.
> yeah, but whats on that USB stick is mostly a single file thats loaded 
> into a ramdrive, and a single XML file thats updated when you make 
> configuration changes, which typically isn't very often...

Yeah, true.

How close is Centos (or the upstream) to being able to run with all but /var
and /tmp readonly?

				Jim Wise
				jwise at draga.com