nfs mounts don't work through fstab

Dominic Fandrey kamikaze at
Wed Feb 20 13:32:59 UTC 2008

Eygene Ryabinkin wrote:
> Dominic,
> Wed, Feb 20, 2008 at 01:54:02PM +0100, Dominic Fandrey wrote:
>>> May be some other utility (like mount) had extracted NFS mounts from
>>> the /etc/fstab by itself, but
>>>   1. it is silly, especially when fstab parsing functions are in libc;
>>>   2. I can not find such changes on the transition path 6.2 -> 7.
>>> While both of the arguments are not very convincing ;)), it may be
>>> well that you missed something about your system.
>>> Could you, please, recheck?
>> I'm quite certain that I used to not need this. I have checked the history 
>> of Wiki articles where I documented this.
> OK, what version of the system you had before the problems started
> to show?

I switched from RELENG_6 to RELENG_7 shortly after RELENG_8 was branched.

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