mount -u -r drops nosuid ?

Oliver Fromme olli at
Tue Nov 22 07:11:52 PST 2005

Dag-Erling Smørgrav <des at> wrote:
 > Oliver Fromme <olli at> writes:
 > > Because you didn't specify it.  When updating the options
 > > on a filesystem, only the options that you specify are
 > > used.  Otherwise there would be no way to remove options
 > > like nosuid.
 > uh, yes there would: -o suid

Then it should be documented in the mount(8) manpage.

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