nfs-utils bootscript broken?

Nathan Coulson conathan at
Wed Mar 24 21:13:36 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

jeremy is going to kill me ):


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