[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Unexpected problem with /etc/mtab -> /proc/mounts

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at debian.org
Mon Jan 23 02:49:32 UTC 2006

On Mon, 23 Jan 2006, Miquel van Smoorenburg wrote:
> > I repeat my idea: we should parse /etc/mtab, THEN parse /proc/mounts (and
> > that does mean read /proc/mounts only after completing /etc/mtab).  That
> > will take care of everything, I think.
> You'll have to patch mount for that I guess ?

I was actually talking about our umountfs script only.  But that will still
leave us with some failure modes, I'm sure.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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