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Re: Bug#433119: nfs-common: NFS volume no longer mounted on boot

On Sat, 14 Jul 2007 the mental interface of
Steinar H. Gunderson told:

> On Sat, Jul 14, 2007 at 06:17:13PM +0200, Frans Pop wrote:
> > I'm not all that interested in what the right long-term fix is, I'm 
> > concerned about a change in nfs-common breaking something semi essential 
> > that has worked for ages, accidentally or not.
> I'm a bit unsure why this suddenly started going to debian-devel; I'm Cc-ing
> the bug again, at least.
> > If something like that is reported, IMHO the only correct course of action 
> > is first to make sure that the breakage is fixed, and then to start 
> > talking with maintainers of other involved packages about the correct 
> > structural fix and migration path, and only implementing your own change 
> > again _after_ other packages have made the necessary modifications.
> The question here is: When initscripts is broken, and a new version of
> nfs-common exposes that breakage, what is the right course of action? I'd say
> it is to fix initscripts. Note that this is not a simple code change in
> nfs-utils; it is a major move of functionality from one code base
> (util-linux) to a different one (nfs-utils).
> Try this patch:

Doesn't work in addition to nfs-common 1.1.0-9.


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