Bug#503963: mount package needs all NFS mounts to be unmounted before upgrading
On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 10:43:08PM +0100, Giovanni Rapagnani wrote:
> Dear Jones,
> we are trying to get the release-notes ready for the lenny release. Do
> you think, as mount package maintainer, that the bug #501687 need to be
> If so, do you have any advices/comments about this note below:
> "when dist-upgrading to lenny, the upgrade of mount fails if there
> are NFS filesystems mounted. The new version of mount requires that nfs-common
> be upgraded before NFS mounts will work. This is then solved by umounting NFS
> mounts before upgrading."
This is maybe a bit more specific... And yes, it should definitely be
in the release notes.
..., the upgrade of mount fails if there are NFS filesystems mounted, and
nfs-common is out-of-date. Either upgrade nfs-common, or unmount any
NFS mounts prior to upgrading mount.