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Re: Boot floppies 2.2.11 report (failure)

On Thu, Apr 20, 2000 at 12:46:40PM +0200, Bjoern Brill wrote:
> On 19 Apr 2000, Chris Baker wrote:
> A possible solution would be:
> dbootstrap just puts nolocks in fstab for every NFS mount.
> A better solution would be:
> nfs-common goes into base and on the boot-floppies (it's really small).
> When the user tries to mount a NFS share, dbootstrap creates a temporary
> file on the share and tries to (NFS) lock it. If this succeds, we have
> a server that supports NFS locking and don't use "nolocks" in fstab.
> Otherwise, we put "nolocks" in fstab.
Can you report this to the debian-boot list? I dont think this is m68k
specific and I can do nothing about it.


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