[Mageia-dev] Please test: initscripts+systemd in updates_testing

Olav Vitters olav at vitters.nl
Thu Oct 27 16:10:20 CEST 2011

On Thu, Oct 27, 2011 at 05:01:49PM +0300, Sander Lepik wrote:
> >And so is this. if dracut or systemd requires /usr to be under /
> >then it will _never_ be default.
> It's systemd. It has some libs in /usr/lib that it needs for
> udev.service (if i remember correctly) and for some reason
> udev.service is needed for mounting services. Tho' if it fails and
> switches into rescue console i can manually mount /usr and make it
> continue booting. Maybe we can reorder those services somehow.

Nitpicking, but the bug is not in systemd, but that various tools
live in/require /usr and those are used by systemd. Systemd just exposes
that /usr as another partition doesn't work in practice.

See http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/separate-usr-is-broken

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