Manual page for mount_ufs(1M)
mount_ufs - mount ufs file systems
mount -F ufs
mount -F ufs
attaches a ufs file system to the file system hierarchy at the
which is the pathname of a directory.
has any contents prior to the
operation, these are hidden until the
file system is unmounted.
is invoked with
to fill in the
missing arguments, including the
are specified without any
the default is
for the list of supported
file system specific options in a comma-separated list with no intervening
If invalid options are specified, a warning message
is printed and the invalid options are ignored.
The following options are available:
panic | lock | umount | repair.
This option specifies the action that
should take to recover from an internal inconsistency on a file system.
These cause a forced system shutdown, a file system lock to be applied
to the file system, the file system to be forcibly unmounted, or an automatic
respectively. The default is
option downgrades to "panic"
if the UFS-aware service daemon
is not installed on the system.
is a component of the unbundled DiskSuite product.
This option specifies the minimum time that must elapse between
detection of inconsistencies on a file system. If an inconsistency is
detected within this time period the system is forced to shut down.
This prevents pathologic repairing of a file system which is damaged repeatedly.
The optional unit key letter sets the units to be
respectively. The default value is
1w (1 week).
entry, but do not actually mount any file systems.
Parameters are not verified.
Mount the file system without making an entry in
Quotas are turned on for the file system.
Read-write or read-only.
Read-write with quotas turned on. Equivalent to
By default the file system is mounted with Setuid execution allowed.
file system to be mounted with setuid execution disallowed.
can also be used to disallow setuid when mounting devices.
Used in conjunction with
A file system
mounted read-only can be
read-write. Fails if the
file system is not currently mounted
or if the file system is mounted
Allow(do not allow) keyboard interrupts to kill a process that is
waiting for an operation on a locked file system.
The default is
Overlay mount. Allow the file system to be mounted over an existing mount
point, making the underlying file system inaccessible. If a mount is
attempted on a pre-existing mount point without setting this flag, the mount
will fail, producing the error ``device busy''.
table of mounted file systems
list of default parameters for each file system
If the directory on which a file system is to be mounted is a
symbolic link, the file system is mounted on
the directory to which the symbolic link refers,
rather than on top of the symbolic link itself.
Created by unroff & hp-tools.
© by Hans-Peter Bischof. All Rights Reserved (1997).
Last modified 21/April/97