[nSLUG] bare metal recovery

Dop Ganger nslug at fop.ns.ca
Fri Jul 17 13:42:41 ADT 2009


On Fri, 17 Jul 2009, D G Teed wrote:

> Assuming things like /dev and /proc are not touched by a
> recovery, why should a machine go down when files in /
> are updated?  Perhaps /etc/mnttab could be sensitive.

At a guess you're trying to overwrite the kernel image of the running 
kernel, which in my experience usually ends in mirth and woe.

Cheers... Dop.



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