Re: s6-linux-init: Actions after unmounting filesystems

From: Casper Ti. Vector <>
Date: Sun, 18 Aug 2019 12:09:25 +0800

On Sat, Aug 17, 2019 at 11:01:35PM +0000, Laurent Bercot wrote:
> The asymmetry of mounting and unmounting filesystems is really a pain
> in the ass for the design of an init/shutdown sequence. I wanted to
> keep the shutdown as quick, minimal, and reliable as possible, but it
> seems there's no way to do so with those snowflake filesystems. :/

Sorry if I read this thread too hastily, but why not just keep /proc etc
mounted, as was seemingly the way with s6-linux-init <=v0.4.x.x (and
therefore slew)? Since the asymmetry is by nature, simply respecting it
appears to be one minimalist way.

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