localnet script

Archaic archaic at comcast.net
Wed Oct 16 20:59:06 PDT 2002

On Wed, Oct 16, 2002 at 09:03:55PM +0100, Sam Halliday wrote:
> i noticed that my machine would not correctly unmount the root
> filesystem on occasion as it was busy... i tracked down the error, its
> if i ever use the loopback device. the actual /dev/loopX remains alive
> even if the FS itself is unmounted and ifconfig lo down is not
> enought.

You could also alias umount='umount -d'. That will do the same thing as
umount and losetup -d used together.


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