fstab entry for fusefs based

Kevin Oberman rkoberman at gmail.com
Mon Feb 3 15:24:29 UTC 2014

On Sun, Feb 2, 2014 at 9:47 PM, Erich Dollansky <erichsfreebsdlist at alogt.com
> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Sun, 2 Feb 2014 21:31:30 -0800
> Kevin Oberman <rkoberman at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'd like to have file systems that use fusefs mount at boot time, but
> > I don't know what to put into the fstype field. I used ntfs in prior
> > versions, but it's been dropped and I now use ntfs-3g. I also need to
> > mount an exFAT file system and I have no idea how to approach either.
> > I'm also not sure about the format for options.
> >
> > I can mount either manually and they work fine. I'd just like to have
> > the system mount them for me.
> I used to have a very simple solution for cases like this. Not for your
> problem specific, but in general.
> I used to write a script, put it into /etc/rc.d, put an entry
> into /etc/rc.conf and the script did then what I wanted.
> When I log-in, all is in the state how I want it.
> As you know how to manually mount the media, it should not be a problem
> to write the script either.
> Erich

Thanks, Erich. Simple solution to the problem. I'd still like to see it
work with fstab, but this is a quick work-around that should do the trick.
R. Kevin Oberman, Network Engineer, Retired
E-mail: rkoberman at gmail. <rkoberman at gmail.com>

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