Bug 619908 - Bogus options in post-installation example
Summary: Bogus options in post-installation example
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: doc-Installation_Guide
Version: 6.1
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Ruediger Landmann
QA Contact: ecs-bugs
Keywords: Documentation
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-07-30 20:28 UTC by Wayne Johnson
Modified: 2010-11-11 15:34 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-11-11 15:34:52 UTC

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Description Wayne Johnson 2010-07-30 20:28:46 UTC
In the Install Guide, section 32.7.1, there is a typo in example for mounting an NFS filesystem:

 mount -o nolock /mnt/temp open -s -w --

The "open -s -w --" at the end of the mount command is not valid.


Comment 3 Ruediger Landmann 2010-08-08 20:01:58 UTC
Thanks Wayne -- that was a linebreak in the wrong spot. The corrected text goes:

mkdir /mnt/temp 
mount -o nolock /mnt/temp 
openvt -s -w -- /mnt/temp/runme 
umount /mnt/temp

(I also updated 'open' to 'openvt').

Fixed in build 0-85

Comment 4 Andrew Ross 2010-08-09 22:02:34 UTC

"Run a script named runme from an NFS share:

mkdir /mnt/temp 
mount -o nolock /mnt/temp 
openvt -s -w -- /mnt/temp/runme 
umount /mnt/temp"

Comment 5 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-11 15:34:52 UTC
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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