Subject: bin/18353: mount_mfs /dev/wd0b /tmp behavior changed. Functionality lost.
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Date: 09/20/2002 11:20:46
>Synopsis: mount_mfs /dev/wd0b /tmp behavior changed. Functionality lost.
>Arrival-Date: Fri Sep 20 11:22:00 PDT 2002
>Originator: Andrew Cagney
mount_mfs from 1.6 release. PPC.
Previous releases of mount_mfs would examine the first parameter (if it was a device) to determine the size of the memory file system to create.
This feature (and the -T option) were removed in 1.6.
This makes it a pain when setting up TMPFS in a generic way.