Re: Automount ghost option

From: Ian Kent
Date: Mon Nov 21 2005 - 22:56:57 EST

On Mon, 21 Nov 2005, Olivier Croquette wrote:

> Ian Kent wrote:
> >>Nevertheless, on some recent distributions I have tested on, this option is
> >>not available.
> >
> > For example?
> I tried on SuSE 9.2 and 9.3 and it didn't work.
> After a short investigation based on your info, this is what came out:
> On SuSE 9.2, it's because it is still using a 3.x autofs.
> On SuSE 9.3, it's because it doesn't work with the --ghost option in the
> auto.x NIS map file. It works only if I put the option in the
> /etc/sysconfig/autofs global settings.

That's a bit of a shame.

There's really not much I can do to help if I'm not asked.


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