Re: Loopback (dir->dir) mounting (NOT -o loop)

From: Dave Cinege (
Date: Thu Jun 01 2000 - 16:56:32 EST

Alexander Viro wrote:
> On Wed, 31 May 2000, Dave Cinege wrote:
> > If I'm an idiot and this can already be done somehow please belittle
> > me, show me the way.
> mount -t bind old new

# mount -t bind /bin /mnt
mount: fs type bind not supported by kernel
# mount -V
mount: mount-2.9g

Is this new to 2.4, or is my mount just too damn old?

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