Originally Posted by tux_dude
Could you not use autofs?
I'll second this suggestion since it's a fairly good solution for random NFS mounts; the nfs shares for a given server (machine_name
are mounted as subdirectories when you access the directory /net/machine_name
. The autofs code will also quietly umount the shares if you aren't using them for a given length of time.
All in all, pretty nice and probably worth learning about in your Copious Free Time.