Subject: misc/941: error in mount(8) man page
To: None <gnats-admin@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Kenneth Stailey <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 04/04/1995 08:50:03
>Number:         941
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       error in mount(8) man page
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people (Misc Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Apr  4 08:50:01 1995
>Originator:     Kenneth Stailey
>Release:        NetBSD 1.0A April 3 1995
System: NetBSD pluto 1.0A NetBSD 1.0A (PLUTO) #0: Sun Apr 2 12:21:12 EDT 1995 ken@pluto:/usr/src/sys/arch/i386/compile/PLUTO i386

	The last sentence of the union option is not true for all cases.
	Mount the fdesc file system, create files in it and see if man
	page is true.

--- mount.8.DIST	Tue Apr  4 11:25:43 1995
+++ mount.8	Tue Apr  4 11:27:01 1995
@@ -135,7 +135,8 @@
 Lookups will be done in the mounted filesystem first.
 If those operations fail due to a non-existent file the underlying
 directory is then accessed.
-All creates are done in the mounted filesystem.
+All creates are done in the mounted filesystem, except for the FDESC file
 Any additional options specific to a filesystem type that is not