[rescue] Dumb SGI Indigo^2 question...
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Sat Dec 20 18:08:33 CST 2003
On Tue, 2 Dec 2003, Phil Stracchino wrote:
> On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 04:55:52PM -0600, Jonathan C. Patschke wrote:
> > Boot into the miniroot from the CD. IRIX requires that /usr always be
> > mounted, as almost all the dynamic library stuff happens there.
> Bad IRIX.
Yes, it's not one of the things that I'm proud of. Isn't it funny how a
company that can get so much right with filesystem internals (ie: XFS
and CXFS) can get so much wrong with the upper levels of filesystem
abstraction (ie: requiring /usr to be mounted, symlinking /var to
Jonathan Patschke ) "Earth works. That's proof positive that Mother
Elgin, TX ( Nature isn't a suit." --Dave McGuire
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