Monting nfs at boot

Polytropon freebsd at
Wed Jan 26 11:42:25 UTC 2011

On Wed, 26 Jan 2011 10:31:10 +0100, Sven-Åke Svensson <sa at> wrote:
> When booting amd64 it looks like it try to mount the nfs directories 
> before the network is up. On the screen I can see that it try to mount 
> and then there is a line telling that the network interface is up. There 
> it locks up for some minutes before it continue and mounting.
> [...]
> Maybe there are some easy configuration fix, but I can't find it.

Check out the -l option of mount, and the corresponding
keyword "late" in /etc/fstab. See "man mount" for details.
Also see /etc/rc.d/mountlate to learn how it works (and
if it fits your requirements).

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