Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 812449
df: dereference symlinks when command line arguments
Last modified: 2014-10-14 02:34:08 EDT
Description of problem:
"df" command does not display target device information when
a symbolic link is specified as a parameter.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Execute "df" command with a symbolic link as a parameter
for indicating device.
# df /dev/disk/by-uuid/322f18fe-6d3e-4d9f-84a7-42be969d36f4
Information about the file system on which file resides is shown.
With --dereference option, symlink is dereferenced and information for the device is shown.
This issue is now resolved upstream: http://git.savannah.gnu.org/gitweb/?p=coreutils.git;a=commit;h=33660b4973baf66423207615bef0d277ca7a5938 .
Should be assigned until pushed to distgit...
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.