Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 504231
Document automounting in diskless setup
Last modified: 2013-04-12 16:17:42 EDT
Created attachment 346591 [details]
Proposed documentation change.
Description of problem:
Using autofs in a diskless root environment requires the creation
of a symbolic link from /proc/mounts to /etc/mtab. This is not
included in the current documentation installed to
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Follow the steps shown in the documentation.
2. Try to get make autofs work
autofs dosn't work until you take the extra step of linking
/etc/mtab to /proc/mounts
autofs should work after following the steps in the documentation
This is a request to update the documentation, not the code.
Attached patch adds the additional information to the documentation.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for
inclusion, but this component is not scheduled to be updated in
the current Red Hat Enterprise Linux release. If you would like
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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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