Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 238531
autofs displays incorrect device entry for trigger mount entries
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:43 EST
Description of problem:
When using the internal "-hosts" autofs map against
a host with several exports the device listed in the
autofs trigger mount entries is incorrectly listed as
(null) when it should be the value "-hosts".
Steps to Reproduce:
1) Ensure an entry that uses the built in "-hosts" map is
present in the master map.
2) Cause autofs to mount the export triggers by accessing
3) cat /proc/mounts to view the incorrect field of the
autofs trigger mounts.
(null) is displayed as the device for the mount entry.
-hosts displayed as the mount entry device.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
A patch to fix this issue has been applied and is available
in revision 0.rc2.44.
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
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