Old jail dir reappears after reboot - why?
reddvinylene at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 14:17:07 UTC 2011
# df /jail
Filesystem 1K-blocks Used Avail Capacity Mounted on
/jail 1839358428 18 1839358410 0% /jail
Yes - this directory is on the same filesystem as /jails. And yes - I did
issue a "rm -rf /jail" after "umount /jail".
fsck showed no signs of filesystem error.
On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 3:03 PM, Greg Larkin <glarkin at freebsd.org> wrote:
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> On 8/23/11 4:48 AM, Redd Vinylene wrote:
> > On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 1:36 PM, Redd Vinylene <reddvinylene at gmail.com
> >> Hi,
> >> After rebooting my host server, some old dir I once had my jails in
> >> reappears. What might be the cause of that and how do I stop it?
> >> More specifically, I once had my jails in /jail, but now I've moved them
> >> all into /jails. rc.conf or fstab does not reference /jail and I can't
> >> find any file on my system that does - so why does this dir keep
> >> all the time?
> >> I have to umount it before I can delete it though.
> >> Anybody know?
> >> Thanks!
> > Can somebody help me?
> > Redd
> Hi Redd,
> What is the output of "df /jail"? Is that directory on the same mounted
> filesystem as any other directories?
> I assume that you executed "rm -rf /jail" after you moved your jail
> directories to /jails? If you've done that, it may not hurt to fsck the
> device to make sure there aren't any filesystem problems.
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