df -h

Bill Maltby - LFS Related lfsbill at wlmcs.com
Sun Nov 17 09:27:07 PST 2002

On 17 Nov 2002, Ken Dyke wrote:
>On Sun, 2002-11-17 at 10:07, Bill Maltby - LFS Related wrote:
>> On Sun, 17 Nov 2002, Greg Donald wrote:
>> >I just finished building my LFS 4.0 system.  It's running great but I have 
>> >an issue when I try df.  My root partition is listed twice for some 
>> >reason and I'm curious if something is misconfigured:
>> ><snip>
>> IIRC, this is a known issue with 2.14.19 kernel. You also note that it is
>> listed as both /dev/root (was not in 2.4.18) and as the real device. I
>> hear that a fix is to be out in a later versiob.
>Actually, it has to do with the mtab symlink.  I followed the mtab hint
>and I now get what I expect from df, mount, etc.

What does /proc/mounts show? Mine shows both /dev/root and the real
device. The symlink just makes mount a victim of the error.

Bill Maltby
billm at wlmcs.com

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