Re: [PATCH] register_blkdev

Joel Becker (
Sat, 8 Mar 2003 13:39:33 -0800

On Sat, Mar 08, 2003 at 11:31:37AM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> Yes, a ramfs partition is the original target.

Using dd(1) to copy the partition to permanent storage between
boots? You do have to solve the permanence problem. I was thinking
more along the lines of /dev staying in /, and the userspace system
updating it at boot.



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