/etc on a separate filesystem ?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Thu Sep 4 16:11:48 UTC 2014

Victor Sudakov <vas at mpeks.tomsk.su> writes:

> Michael Sierchio wrote:
>> > Is it possible to keep /etc on a separate filesystem?
>> No. /etc/fstab, among other things
> That's why I am asking.

It kind of depends on *why* you're asking. A lot of /etc doesn't
*really* need to be there right from the start, and some of it could be
trimmed down if space is a problem. [For example.]

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