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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     mount_ext2fs - mount an ext2fs file system

SYNOPSIS    [Toc]    [Back]

     mount_ext2fs [-o options] special node

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     The mount_ext2fs command  attaches  an  ext2fs  file  system
special device on
     to  the file system tree at the point node.  This command is
invoked by
     mount(8) when using the syntax

         mount [options] -t ext2fs special node

     The special device must correspond to a partition registered
in the

     This  command is normally executed by mount(8) at boot time.

     The options are as follows:

     -o options
             Options are specified with a -o flag followed  by  a
comma separated
 string of options.  See the mount(8) man page for
possible options
 and their meanings.

SEE ALSO    [Toc]    [Back]

     mount(2), disklabel(5),  fstab(5),  disklabel(8),  mount(8),

HISTORY    [Toc]    [Back]

     The mount_ext2fs function first appeared in FreeBSD 2.2.

OpenBSD      3.6                           June      27,     1996
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