More: [1.7] packaging problem? Both /usr/bin/ and /usr/lib/ are non-empty

Earnie Boyd
Tue May 12 13:29:00 GMT 2009

Quoting Christopher Faylor <>:

> We could add a "force" option to the "/" option
> in /etc/fstab if we wanted to override the default behavior.

Isn't that just asking the users to send you support requests?  There  
should be no method to change the root device.  Too much depends on  
the value of / being sane and the only sanity is the parent directory  
of the directory containing the dll being root.  There have been zero  
complaints from users wanting/needing to change where / is mounted.


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