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authorH. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>1998-04-01 11:15:47 +0000
committerH. Peter Anvin <hpa@zytor.com>1998-04-01 11:15:47 +0000
commitb71338e3f424c1b37af3c2695810da9557043a4a (patch)
treea759f66314d18a3484f0d503f2c09c98787abf6e /README.options
parent17fa2145a79fe7e49f2f7d78dee8a7f28eaee861 (diff)
Add "-s" (sloppy) option to mount if it is supported.
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@@ -31,18 +31,22 @@ Location of system binaries
The autofs daemon uses several system utilities, including mount,
umount, e2fsck and smbmount to do its job. "configure" will search
-for these binaries in the PATH and compile in the paths into the
-daemon and modules as needed.
+for these binaries and compile in the paths into the daemon and
+modules as needed.
-Sometimes the PATH of the compiling user isn't appropriate for this
-task, i.e. it contains binaries that shouldn't be used, or it doesn't
-contain all the needed binaries. If so, specify the
+By default it searches the following directories, in order:
+ /usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin
+Sometimes this search path isn't appropriate; i.e. it contains
+binaries that shouldn't be used, or it doesn't contain all the needed
+binaries. If so, specify the
option, for example:
- ./configure --with-path=/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin
+ ./configure --with-path=/usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin
Hesiod support