path: root/util-linux/switch_root.c
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1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/util-linux/switch_root.c b/util-linux/switch_root.c
index aaee35a3e..f18e8a5ce 100644
--- a/util-linux/switch_root.c
+++ b/util-linux/switch_root.c
@@ -183,7 +183,7 @@ So there's a step that needs to be sort of atomic but can't be as a shell
script. (You can work around this with static linking or very carefully laid
out paths and sequencing, but it's brittle, ugly, and non-obvious.)
-2) The "find | rm" bit will acually delete everything because the mount points
+2) The "find | rm" bit will actually delete everything because the mount points
still show up (even if their contents don't), and rm -rf will then happily zap
that. So the first line is an oversimplification of what you need to do _not_
to descend into other filesystems and delete their contents.