[CentOS] using autofs on C-7

Fri Jun 9 14:41:57 UTC 2017
Valeri Galtsev <galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu>

On Fri, June 9, 2017 2:56 am, John Hodrien wrote:
> On Thu, 8 Jun 2017, Kenneth Porter wrote:
>> Automounting is now done through systemd.
> Can be done through systemd, not has to be done via systemd.  It'd be news
> to
> me that there's anything stopping you using autofs.

Indeed. At least on one CentOS 7 box I set up mounting NFS via autofs
(automounter) exactly the same way I was setting them up on CentOS 6,
5,... Didn't even think it might have to be done differently before
reading this thread ;-)


> I see no way to replicate most of the functionality of autofs with this.
> jh

Valeri Galtsev
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