suggestion: rescue boot extension

Jon Masters jonathan at
Wed Jun 2 20:55:31 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-06-02 at 16:47 -0400, Przemek Klosowski wrote:
> On 06/02/2010 04:02 PM, Jon Masters wrote:
> > That said, of course eventually you could have two of these images and
> > allow for them to be upgraded, etc. etc. To start with though, I think
> > there's a lot of value in pre-committing a couple hundred MB of disk
> > space to having a rescue environment always on.
> Rescue environment aside, it'd be nice to avoid failing the upgrade 
> because of insufficient space in /boot. I think 200 MB default /boot 
> prove to be too small---perhaps 500 MB should be the new default?

It does seem to be the default in RHEL now, and makes sense. Still,
that's a separate topic for another thread I think (/boot).


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