Re: Re: Re: Re: 7r5beta bug report (/etc/mtab)

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Tue Dec 28 1999 - 22:20:24 CET

On Tue, Dec 28, 1999 at 11:27:10AM +0000, Dave Houghton nicely wrote:
> or use
> cat /etc/mtab | rgrep -v none >/etc/mtab
> instead of my previous fractured reasoning. This will strip out all /proc entries from mtab while leaving any mounted entries intact. This should satisfy all requirements including LOOP.

Sorry, please re-explain me: the multiple entry was referred to /proc,
or to / ?

> Simple when you don't use cat /dev/zero > /dev/brain

I suggest a less drastic "badblock /dev/brain".


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remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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