Bug 52616 - anaconda deletes /mnt/* during upgrade?
Summary: anaconda deletes /mnt/* during upgrade?
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Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda   
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Version: roswell
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Brent Fox
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-08-27 05:44 UTC by Gordon Messmer
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:36 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-08-27 16:06:44 UTC
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Description Gordon Messmer 2001-08-27 05:44:54 UTC
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Description of problem:
On all of several upgades I've done with Roswell 2, there are no
directories in /mnt after the upgrade.  The fstab file still has entries
for all of the items that were there before the upgrade

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade
2. ls /mnt

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Comment 1 Sammy 2001-08-27 14:06:53 UTC
This apprently is the new functioning for kudzu and filesystem components.
Filesystem removes /mnt/cdrom and /mnt/floppy and expects the kudzu
to create them BUT what I found out is that if /etc/fstab already contains lines
for cdrom and floppy kudzu does not do anything. The way I solved the problem:

1: Login as root
2: Edit /etc/fstab and delete lines containing cdrom and floppy
3: Run /usr/sbin/updfstab

You'll than see the directories under /mnt created. I believe this is a BUG
of kudzu.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2001-08-27 15:03:05 UTC
fixed in filesystem-2.1.7-1.

Comment 3 Brent Fox 2001-08-27 16:06:40 UTC
I just did an upgrade from 7.1 to our latest tree and I can't reproduce this

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