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    SubjectRe: / on ramfs, possible?
    On Mon, 30 Oct 2000, H. Peter Anvin wrote:

    > Pardon?! This doesn't make any sense...
    > The question was: how do switch from the initrd to using the ramfs as /?
    > Using pivot_root should do it (after the pivot, you can of course nuke
    > the initrd ramdisk.)

    My question is: What do you want to do that for? You can nuke the initrd
    ramdisk, but you can't drop the rd.c code, or ll_rw_blk.c code, etc. So
    why not just keep your root filesystem in the initrd where it started off?


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