nfs-utils bootscript broken?

DJ Lucas dj at
Wed Mar 24 20:59:21 PST 2004

DJ Lucas wrote:
> Why mount and umount in client bootscript?  That's exactly what netfs is 
> for (boot time mounts and umount on RL change without networking).  No 
> problems with it I'd hope.  nfs-client should break on shutdown if /etc/fstab is 
> correctly using _nodev options as explained on network fielsystems page.

I need to get my head out of... :-)
Anyway, I meant '_netdev' option, and it won't break because there is no 
checking in the script.  So it's not broken, but not exactly correct either.

>  I suggest the following minor change for start and stop in 
> /etc/rc.d/init.d/nfs-client:

Suggested change still applies however.

-- DJ

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