unable to mount swap backed device
cbajus at mts.net
Fri Apr 16 11:40:12 PDT 2004
On Fri, Apr 16, 2004 at 11:02:45AM +0200, Mipam wrote:
> >> Only the permissions ans ownership after this are like this:
> >> drwxrwxrwt 3 root wheel
> >> every time after reboot the permissions are the same again.
> >> Anyway, to get around this?
> >Sure - have a look at the -p and -w options in the mdmfs man
> I noticed these options there, only, how do i invoke these commands in
> this line in /etc/fstab: (can i do it like this?)
> md /var/amavis mfs rw,-s64m,-p750,-wamavis:amavis 0 0
No, you will not be able to do that. When you use mdmfs in a
fstab entry, you are actually using the 'compatibiliy mode' for
the old mount_mfs. As described in the mdmfs man page, you can
only use a subset of the options in compatilibity mode.
The following command should accomplish what you need:
mdmfs -s 64m -p 0750 -w amavis:amavis md /var/amavis
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