versioned fs and /boot minor issues

C. Scott Ananian cscott at
Wed Nov 11 19:37:24 EST 2009

On Tue, Nov 10, 2009 at 4:11 AM, Daniel Drake <dsd at> wrote:
> Or alternatively we could mount the boot partition at /bootpart, /boot
> would not be a mount point (i.e. would show the contents
> of /versions/run/x/boot). Then olpc-update would perform its final
> manipulatations on /bootpart instead of /boot, /boot/olpc_build would
> work OK, and new kernel installs would simply have to be copied
> from /boot to /bootpart/boot by hand (similar to the old system of
> having to copy from /boot to /versions/boot/current/boot)

I think this solution was the one I had in mind -- I'm a big fan of
mounting everything such that you can see/manipulate the actual
underlying partitions.

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