[Dirvish] Dirvish mount /boot.. is it possible?

Paul Slootman paul at debian.org
Thu Oct 26 02:06:33 PDT 2006


On Wed 25 Oct 2006, Keith Lofstrom wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 25, 2006 at 09:24:56PM -0600, hanj wrote:
> > 
> > Won't that just mount /boot on the dirvish server? I need to
> > mount /boot on all the clients out there, so I can back up
> > boot from all of my servers. Maybe I'm just confused, but
> > can you explain further.
> 
> Ah - the missing information, that /boot is on the *client*.

Why don't the clients have /boot mounted all the time?
At least on my system, klogd reads /boot/System.map-`uname -r` to
be able to decode oopsen.
I do keep /boot mounted readonly however, for added protection :)


Paul Slootman


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