Package: debian-installer
Version: 20080517

It is rumored that Colin Watson is working on adding support for using
relatime to d-i. I couldn't find anything in the bts, so I am filing this
bug to track the progress of this support and namely using relatime for the

Here is the info I've been able to find on the subject

LWN summary of lkml thread

Kerneltrap summary of lkml thread

ubuntu installer work

busybox relatime work

relatime support was listed as added but broken in the lenny beta 1
and errata page

mount support for relatime

I'm not sure if the improved relatime patch is in upstream/debian kernels


Matt Taggart

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