djb utilities

Michael A. Peters mpeters at
Thu May 8 03:24:19 PDT 2003

On Wed, 2003-05-07 at 09:04, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Stefan Krah wrote:
> >Why does /etc have to be writable in a standard (B)LFS?
> >
> Normally mtab needs to be writeable, however, I guess it could be a link 
> to a partition that is writeable.

/etc/mtab can be a symlink into /proc to prevent it from needing to be
writable (if I correctly recall)

>   -- Bruce
Michael A. Peters <mpeters at>

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