Bug 129893 - Readonly root package needs an on/off configuration switch
Readonly root package needs an on/off configuration switch
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Blocks: FC3Target 129888
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Reported: 2004-08-13 16:18 EDT by Dave Malcolm
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:47 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 7.62-1
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-08-19 00:41:36 EDT
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rc.sysinit patch (1.45 KB, patch)
2004-08-18 10:23 EDT, Mark McLoughlin
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Description Dave Malcolm 2004-08-13 16:18:23 EDT
Description of problem:
Our readonly-root package makes the root filesystem readonly; this is
done based on the presence/absence of the package.  

However, there are various utilities for dealing with such systems
that belong in this package, so we need to create an explicit
configuration option to turn on the readonly-ness of the root
filesystem separately from presence/absence of the package.
Comment 1 Mark McLoughlin 2004-08-18 10:22:08 EDT
Latest readonly-root has a /etc/sysconfig/readonly file which can be
used to set READONLY=no/yes

Just need this rc.sysinit patch
Comment 2 Mark McLoughlin 2004-08-18 10:23:10 EDT
Created attachment 102839 [details]
rc.sysinit patch
Comment 3 Bill Nottingham 2004-08-19 00:41:36 EDT
Added, will be in 7.62-1.

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