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Re: [SLE] noauto setting not working in fstab entry for vfat partition
  • From: S Glasoe <srglasoe@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 22 Apr 2006 08:17:20 -0500
  • Message-id: <200604220817.20440.srglasoe@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Saturday 22 April 2006 1:28 am, Carl Hartung wrote:
> Hi All,
>
> This question concerns SUSE 10.0 on a plain vanilla i686 box running
> standard IDE hard drives. Following are the relevant entries in
> /etc/fstab:
>
> /dev/hdb12 /mnt/hdb-bak reiserfs noauto,acl,user_xattr 1 2
>
> /dev/hdc1 /mnt/hdc-bak vfat
> noauto,users,gid=users,umask=0002,utf8=true 0 0
>
> (Note the 'noauto' declaration in each entry.)
>
> Upon booting, hdb12 has not been mounted automatically, which is the
> desired behavior. However, hdc1 *is* mounting automatically.
>
> In a feeble attempt to discern the problem (I maintain fstab in a text
> editor) I launched the YaST2 Partitioner module to review/edit the hdc1
> entry and confirmed the "Do Not Mount at System Startup" box was checked
> in the 'fstab options' section. I've scanned the relevant docs and I'm
> probably missing something, I know, but I'd sure appreciate an
> explanation or a cure.
>
> TIA & regards,
>
> Carl

Are you sure that the last login session you used wasn't calling /dev/hdc1
to be mounted?

Stan

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