nfs-utils

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Wed Apr 20 05:20:13 PDT 2005


On Tue, 19 Apr 2005, Bruce Dubbs wrote:

> I just ran into a problem I want to clarify.
>
> When using nfs mounted partitions as a client, the options in fstab need
> to have a _netdev parameter set or you get a failure in the mountfs
> bootscript.
>
> In the nfs-client bootscript, remote nfs partitions need to be actually
> mounted:
>
>   mount -a -t nfs
>
> This means an update is needed to both the nfs-utils client config and
> the bootscript.  I want to verify before I make the changes.
>
>   -- Bruce
>

Adding the 'mount' works for me (thanks, Bruce, saved me an hour or two
of investigation).  I imagine you'll want to add a corresponding umount
when stopping.

Ken
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