5.3: /stand/ versus /rescue/ ?

Jose M Rodriguez josemi at freebsd.jazztel.es
Thu Oct 7 04:54:10 PDT 2004


On Thursday 07 October 2004 13:41, Ryan Sommers wrote:
> Jose M Rodriguez wrote:
> >My 2x250 GB HD doesn't have any problem with the 2 MB stand.
>
> My thing of it is that we're pretty much duplicating all but one
> binary in the /rescue directory. /stand doesn't ever get updated by
> installworld's to my knowledge. It's an extra 2mb of space that
> really isn't in use.

Unless you have a bunch of servers PXE booting from a central site.

You're able to rm -rf it after install reboot if you like.  And I need 
good reasons to take some things down.

--
  josemi



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