Bug 57300 - swapon doesn't handle symlink.
swapon doesn't handle symlink.
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2001-12-09 02:43 EST by hjl
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-01-17 13:53:48 EST
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A patch (809 bytes, patch)
2001-12-09 02:43 EST, hjl
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Description hjl 2001-12-09 02:43:06 EST
When swap is a simlink, the swap entry in
/etc/fstab may not match /proc/swaps. That
means strcmp shouldn't be used for swapon.
Comment 1 hjl 2001-12-09 02:43:51 EST
Created attachment 40207 [details]
A patch
Comment 2 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2002-01-17 13:53:43 EST
Assigning to util-linux, where mount lives these days
Comment 3 Elliot Lee 2002-01-29 16:24:07 EST
Will be in util-linux-2.11n-3

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