bin/126324: [patch] rc.d/tmp: Prevent mounting /tmp in second
kris at FreeBSD.org
Thu Aug 7 17:30:05 UTC 2008
The following reply was made to PR bin/126324; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Kris Kennaway <kris at FreeBSD.org>
To: Alex Kozlov <spam at rm-rf.kiev.ua>
Cc: bug-followup at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: bin/126324: [patch] rc.d/tmp: Prevent mounting /tmp in second
Date: Thu, 07 Aug 2008 19:25:49 +0200
Alex Kozlov wrote:
> Well, as alternative We can just don't touch /tmp if it already mounted.
This is much better on general grounds.
> This also prevent md device leak at least until bin/114468 will be
I don't like that PR since it introduces a layering violation, and
doesn't come with a justification of why it is necessary.
Utilities that operate on filesystems shouldn't have knowledge about a
particular kind of backing store.
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