systemd (Was Re: tmpfs for strategic directories)

drago01 drago01 at
Wed May 26 11:03:13 UTC 2010

On Wed, May 26, 2010 at 12:53 PM, James Findley <sixy at> wrote:
> [...]
> Sorry.  I like fast boots as much as the next person - this is just a
> bad trade.  We only save ourselves (much) less than a second of boot
> time, but turn a common and simple practice into a major headache.
> If anyone has a bash/awk/whatever initscript that actually takes a
> user-noticeable amount of time to run, this means that you've done
> something badly wrong - it isn't the language at fault.  I would be
> happy to help you fix this - just poke me on IRC.

But the speed ups _add_ up ... lets say you save x, y, z time uints
for script A, B and C ...
you end up saving x+y+z.

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