Subject: Re: mount checking disklabel for filesystem types
To: None <>
From: Kimmo Suominen <>
List: tech-misc
Date: 09/16/2000 04:07:19
My "standard" fix for this has always been to include /cdrom and /floppy as
"noauto" entries in fstab.

+ Kim
Kimmo Suominen

<> wrote in message
| Having to type 'mount -t cd9660 /dev/cd0a /mnt' rather than
|        'mount /dev/cd0a /mnt' always annoys me :)
| The diffs to have mount check disklabel for a filesystem type
| _only_ in the case where both device and mountpoint are specified
| without -t are quite small - attached below.
| Is there any reason why something like this isn't in the
| tree, and if not, does the following look reasonable?
| David/absolute
|        -- No hype required --