Is it save to mount / with noatime?

Clemens Eisserer linuxhippy at
Wed Oct 19 13:42:12 UTC 2011

Hi Alan,

>> Is it save to mount "/" with the noatime flag, or are there still
>> packages which depend on an accurate access time?
> Current kernels support a much better algorithm anyway. Look up 'relatime'

Thanks for the hint, relatime seems to be what I was looking for.

- Clemens

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