[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] /run transition

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Sat Apr 23 09:01:22 UTC 2011

[Roger Leigh]
> Following discussion with the systemd folks, they would prefer it if we
> could deprecate /etc/default/tmpfs and migrate to using /etc/fstab
> directly.  This is because systemd can't make use of /etc/default/fstab
> directly, and if we both use fstab it's both more obvious for the user
> since it's in an expected place, and it can be shared with systemd.

Dropping support for /etc/default/tmpfs is not a good idea, as it will
break existing installations with settings in the file on upgrade.

Happy hacking,
Petter Reinholdtsen

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