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Re: Why umount -A is a really bad idea
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf-no-personal-reply-please at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 2 Sep 2004 10:18:26 -0400
- Subject: Re: Why umount -A is a really bad idea
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Thu, Sep 02, 2004 at 01:09:11PM +0100, Colin JN Breame wrote:
>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>I have had a modification to mount waiting in the wings for a while now
>>which foregos the use of the registry entirely but I can't convince
>>myself that, if I implement it, the mailing list won't be filled with
>>the moans of people who now have to do a "mount -a -t ntfs" (or
>>whatever) every time they reboot.
>Any chance I can get a copy of this patch?
Sorry, no. I tend to avoid releasing unfinished things.
When I'm ready to release patches they go into cvs. The one in question
has undoubtedly suffered bit rot as I haven't looked at it in many
months. It is not 100% complete, either.
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