Bug 2954 - autofs restart bug (and packaging request)
autofs restart bug (and packaging request)
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: autofs (Show other bugs)
6.0
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Assigned To: Cristian Gafton
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Reported: 1999-05-21 14:59 EDT by weejock-rhbug
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-06-18 13:38:39 EDT
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Description weejock-rhbug 1999-05-21 14:59:34 EDT
Hi,

1) initscript bug:
I noticed that commenting out a line from auto.master and
then running:
/etc/rc.d/init.d/autofs restart

does not remove the old mount.

2) Packaging request:
Could the sub-config files by moved into a directory like
auto.d?  I find it rather easier to manage that way.

Cheers,
Matthew.
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-05-24 15:44:59 EDT
Confirmed in test lab.  The only way to get the system to forget about
the mount point is to stop and then start autofs.
Comment 2 Cristian Gafton 1999-06-18 13:38:59 EDT
are you sure the mount point does not timeout when it should ? It will
not disappear immediately...

Please reopen if that is the case.

------- Additional Comments From   06/18/99 14:31 -------
Sure.  This is _not_ the an automagically mounted filesystem, but
rather the autofs filesystem itself which hangs around:

(The "automount(pid1311) on /mnt/elks type autofs" one.)

------- Additional Comments From   06/18/99 14:31 -------
Sure.  This is _not_ the an automagically mounted filesystem, but
rather the autofs filesystem itself which hangs around:

(The "automount(pid1311) on /mnt/elks type autofs" one.)

------- Additional Comments From   06/18/99 14:32 -------
Sure.  This is _not_ the an automagically mounted filesystem, but
rather the autofs filesystem itself which hangs around:

(The "automount(pid1311) on /mnt/elks type autofs" one.)

------- Email Received From  Matthew Kirkwood <weejock@ferret.lmh.ox.ac.uk> 06/18/99 14:35 -------

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