Bug 32304 - RFE - Autofs not supporting direct map and sun map style
Summary: RFE - Autofs not supporting direct map and sun map style
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: autofs   
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeff Moyer
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2001-03-19 21:57 UTC by LENHOF
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:32 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-04-05 14:03:31 UTC
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Description LENHOF 2001-03-19 21:57:56 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux 2.4.1-0.1.9 i686; en-US; 0.8)

I've read in the TODO document that's direct maps are not supported and
won't until version 5.0... We will use like it at work but that's not so
And the second point is that with Solaris we can use an auto_master like
this (not auto.master)
It could be nice also to see this in a future release (The sooner is the

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1.See above

Comment 1 LENHOF 2001-04-12 11:04:09 UTC
Another known problem (which will be fixed in v 5.x) is the direct map support.

And one more maps like this will not work also :

matlab5     titi:/logiciels00/matlab5.2
matlab6 \
    /        titi:/logiciels01/matlab6 \
    /help           toto:/clr41a5_B/Logiciels/matlab_r12/help

Comment 2 Jeff Moyer 2004-03-19 20:23:25 UTC
The current version of autofs will support auto_master.  Direct maps
are supported in autofs4.  Does this suit your needs?  (autofs-4.1.1
will appear in FC test2)

Comment 3 LENHOF 2004-03-20 19:22:13 UTC
Yep... direct map was what I was looking for.

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