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    SubjectRe: /linuxrc query
    Amit D Chaudhary wrote:
    > To summarize, pivot_root has been a life saver as the earlier real_root_dev
    > might not have been useful in this case.

    The whole old change_root mechanism with real_root_dev is best forgotten
    quickly ;-) It's also completely helpless as soon as you fire off some
    kernel threads that don't call exit_fs.

    > Not using the ramfs limits for now, will do soon.

    BTW, if you can't free the RAM disk, you may have to apply

    - Werner

    / Werner Almesberger, ICA, EPFL, CH /
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