[lfs-support] any pitfall when mounting /mnt/lfs partition relatime

Andrew Benton b3nton at gmail.com
Sun Jan 29 16:03:52 PST 2012


On Sun, 29 Jan 2012 18:39:29 -0500
Alain Toussaint <alain.toussaint at securivm.ca> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> 	I just started building up LFS-SVN (my distro is very recent) and I've
> set up /etc/fstab with default options such like this:
> 
> /dev/sda3	/mnt/lfs	ext4		default		0 1
> /dev/sda1	/mnt/lfs/boot	ext3		default		0 1
> /dev/sda4	/mnt/lfs/home	ext4		noatime		0 1
> 
> but the partitions didn't mount with these option
> 
> EXT4-fs (sda3): Unrecognized mount option "default" or missing value
> EXT4-fs (sda3): Unrecognized mount option "default" or missing value

defaults. The word is defaults. It has an `s' at the end.

> so I modified /etc/fstab to have the option relatime:
> 
> /dev/sda3	/mnt/lfs	ext4		relatime	0 1
> /dev/sda1	/mnt/lfs/boot	ext3		relatime	0 1
> /dev/sda4	/mnt/lfs/home	ext4		noatime		0 1
> 
> and now, it does mount fine but should I anticipate problems later on
> when building LFS?

There will always be problems of one sort or another. Almost always
these problems can be solved.

Andy



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