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+autofs is a kernel-based automounter for Linux. It is still under
+development, although it seems to be stabilizing relatively quickly.
+To build autofs, please inspect Makefile.rules and include/automount.h
+to see if there are any options you need to change, then you can:
+ make ... make the daemon and modules
+ make install ... install the daemon and modules
+The kernel code is no longer distributed with the autofs daemon; it is
+now only distributed with the kernel code. A diff is included for
+kernel version 2.0.30; autofs will be included directly into 2.0.31
+when that version is released.
+autofs was written by H. Peter Anvin of Transmeta Corporation, see the
+If you use or want to help develop autofs, please join the autofs
+mailing list:
+ autofs@linux.kernel.org
+by sending a message containing the line "subscribe autofs" to