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Bug 235495 - mount -f does not work with NFS-mounted file system (such as / on diskless boot system); workaround included
mount -f does not work with NFS-mounted file system (such as / on diskless bo...
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Karel Zak
Ben Levenson
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Depends On: 227988
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Reported: 2007-04-06 05:48 EDT by Karel Zak
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: RHBA-2007-0561
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2007-11-07 11:37:18 EST
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Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2007:0561 normal SHIPPED_LIVE util-linux bug fix update 2007-10-30 11:11:47 EDT

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Description Karel Zak 2007-04-06 05:48:19 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #227903 +++

-- Additional comment from kzak@redhat.com on 2007-02-09 05:41 EST --
It's bug in the mount command and also in mount.nfs:

  - the mount calls mount.nfs without the "-f" option. (this bug report)
  - the mount.nfs doesn't work with "-f" correctly (it doesn't update mtab) (see
  bug #227988)

-- Additional comment from kzak@redhat.com on 2007-04-06 05:38 EST --
The problem has been fixed in util-linux-2.13-0.46 and nfs-utils-1.0.10-6
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2007-06-05 16:32:17 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux release.  Since this
bugzilla is in a component that is not approved for the current
release, it has been closed with resolution deferred.  You may
reopen this bugzilla for consideration in the next release.
Comment 8 errata-xmlrpc 2007-11-07 11:37:18 EST
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.


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