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    SubjectRe: Overmounting a filesystem
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    William E. Roadcap ecrivit:
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    > On 9 Apr 1996, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    >
    > > Currently it seems Linux does not permit overmounting a filesystem
    > > (mounting a filesystem on top of another, on the same path).
    >
    > Just tried it, and it works:
    >
    > /dev/hda1 on / type ext2 (rw)
    > /dev/hda2 on /home type ext2 (rw)
    > /proc on /proc type proc (rw)
    > /dev/hda3 on /home/eddie type ext2 (rw)

    That's not what he meant I don't think. I think he really wanted
    something like:

    mount /dev/hda2 /home
    ... do things
    mount /dev/hda3 /home

    Is that right? If so, it's true you can't do that currently.
    :E
    --
    Eric S. Mountain - eric@minouche.demon.co.uk

    Undetectable errors are infinite; detectable errors by definition are finite.


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