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    SubjectRe: Ramdisks and tmpfs problems
    On Wed, Apr 10, 2002 at 01:31:14PM -0200, Denis Vlasenko wrote:
    > On 10 April 2002 05:45, Sean Hunter wrote:
    > > Wouldn't this be easier?
    > >
    > > mount -t tmpfs none /dev/shm
    > > cp -axf /etc/* !$
    > > mount --bind /dev/shm /etc
    >
    > /dev is for devices, why do you use it for mounting filesystems?

    Normally yes, but the tmpfs provides posix shared memory semantics and thus
    /dev/shm is the "normal" place to mount it. Don't blame me.

    Sean
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