What you could do is to make a boot process similar to most rescue or live-cd/usb. The idea is to make the whole thing run in ram, so boot by using network or memory stick, copy squashfs to ram and run from there. Should be lightning fast.
2009/12/25 Carsten Koch <carstenkochelsd...@web.de>: > On Fri, 2009-12-25 at 13:02 +0000, Tony Houghton wrote: >> On Thu, 24 Dec 2009 17:12:56 +0100 >> Carsten Koch <carstenkochelsd...@web.de> wrote: >> >> > + I originally set up the system as a diskless (nfsroot) >> > system, but KDE 4 (I am using OpenSuSE 11.2) performs >> > unbearably slow, so I was forced to install a hard disk. >> >> Another idea: if there's a spare USB (2.0 High Speed) port you could use >> a memory stick instead of NFS. > > Good idea. > I suppose this one > http://geizhals.at/deutschland/a439283.html > should be sufficient. > I wonder if that's going to be faster (no seek times) > or slower than my hard disk. > > The only remaining advantage of an nfsroot system > being that I can turn the power off without needing > to shut the system down. > > Carsten. > > > _______________________________________________ > vdr mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr > _______________________________________________ vdr mailing list email@example.com http://www.linuxtv.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/vdr