Check to see if share is mounted

Matthias Apitz guru at
Tue Oct 29 11:49:11 UTC 2013

El día Tuesday, October 29, 2013 a las 07:40:19AM -0400, Jerry escribió:

> I have several Bash scripts that backup data to a Windows drive. I am
> looking for a one or two line snippet of code that I can use to
> determine if the share is all ready mounted. I tried trapping the exit
> code of the "mount_smbfs" command, but it always returns "0". Is there
> another way to get info on the share?

test -f /mnt/..... || {
   echo PANIC

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