-f option to mount no longer works?

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Tue Jun 13 14:19:00 GMT 2000

Applied.  Thanks.


On Wed, Jun 14, 2000 at 01:29:06AM +0900, Kazuhiro Fujieda wrote:
>>>> On Sat, 10 Jun 2000 17:48:12 -0400
>>>> Chris Faylor <cgf@cygnus.com> said:
>> I have just noticed that when I attempt to remount the root partition with
>> a 'mount -f -b f:\cygwin /' it fails with a
>> mount: /: Too many mount entries
>> I don't have too many mount entries, of course.
>> Is this the result of Kazuhiro Fujieda's recent changes, maybe?
>Yes, this is triggered by a simple mistake.
>	path.cc (mount_info::add_item): The previous patch can't handle
>	the case of overwriting a mount entry.

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