Re: full of lamers not using mirrors.

Jamie Lokier (
Fri, 24 Jul 1998 11:28:27 +0100 wrote:
> I guess I really don't
> have a real question other than do the archive maintainers mind all these
> (pretty much) inactive NFS connections to the machine? For the good of
> the machine (each NFS connection incurs some RAM usage), I would gladly
> unmount the machine, if needed. Is this currently a problem? Will it be?

That's what autofs is for :-) It mounts the server only while you
are actually doing operations, like your nightly ls.

In fact the default Red Hat autofs configuration has /fs/kernel pointing
to already. Perhaps this is a reason for the
endless list of mounts?

-- Jamie

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