Subject: Re: dump(8) behaviour
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/02/2000 11:25:13
On Sun, 2 Apr 2000, Manuel Bouyer wrote:

# On Sun, Apr 02, 2000 at 10:50:54AM -0700, Greywolf wrote:
# > Fine.  Teach me to type when tired.
# > 
# > I meant, "Shouldn't it try to resolve the mount point, i.e. go to mount
# > table, then to fstab, before punting and dumping the named point as a
# > subdirectory?"
# Ok, I misunderstood, sorry.

No big.  I can see where failing to resolve the mounted device would
cause problems :-)

I'll have a patch submitted later today, I think.

"I didn't get where I am today without using BSD."