Re: PROBLEM: multiple mount of devices possible 2.4.0-test1 -

From: Albert D. Cahalan (
Date: Sat Dec 30 2000 - 22:48:31 EST

Alexander Viro writes:

> [...] Not allowing multiple mounts of the same
> fs was an artifact of original namei() implementation. At some point
> (late 80s) it had been fixed by Bell Labs folks in their branch. In Linux
> it had been fixed during the last spring. That's it. You were never promised
> that multiple mounts will not work. Moreover, in special cases they did work

Heh. :-)

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