[svlug] Partitioning problem
rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue Feb 7 22:35:12 PST 2006
Quoting Jeffrey Siegal (jbs at quiotix.com):
> On Feb 7, 2006, at 18:30 , Rick Moen wrote:
> > /dev/sda1 200M /boot ext2 nodev,nosuid,noexec
> > 0 2
> Is it workable to mount that ro?
Yes. I've done that at times in the past. And, in the previous system
incarnation (which used lilo), I just went all the way and did "noauto"
At that point, you have to either remember to do manual steps before
package maintenance that touchs /boot, or automate that as part of the
maintenance scripts. (I have such scripts to remount /usr read-write
just prior to package operations, and read-only again when they're
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