Mounting a FC3 partition in LFS

Kevin Alm kevinalm at shenessex.heartland.net
Mon Jan 10 08:08:29 PST 2005


Laurens Blankers wrote:

>On Mon, 10 Jan 2005 09:36:50 -0500, Michael Kipper <mkipper at rogers.com> wrote:
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>># mount /dev/hdb7 /home
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>Try:
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># mount -o defaults /dev/hdb7 /home
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>does this give the same error as on start-up?
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>How about:
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># mount /home
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>>Is there an option I can pass instead of 'defaults' to mount this correctly
>>on bootup?
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>If their is, it isn't in the man page.
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>Laurens
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I suspect it's not the "defaults" that is causing the problem, it's 
"ext3". rh patches non-standard features into ext3, or so I understand. 
mount given without -t option is remarkably good at figuring out fstype. 
You might try auto in the fstype field of fstab.

Regards, Kevin



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