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Old 11-13-2004, 08:44 AM   #1
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re-read fstab


As of my understanding, if I want to re-read /etc/fstab I would run mount -a.

Is that correct? and would that be any problem for the mount points still mounted? Basically I will need to umount several mount points and I want to re-mount them very easily and fast.

thanks
 
Old 11-13-2004, 09:22 AM   #2
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mount -a would do the trick but its best to just mount each mount manually..

Say you have one in there to mount /data/one from another source.. a simple:

mount /data/one

Would mount it properly.
 
Old 11-13-2004, 03:49 PM   #3
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look into mount -o also.
 
  


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