Command `mount -a` causing repeated mounts

Denys Vlasenko vda.linux at
Thu Dec 3 01:10:36 UTC 2009

On Tuesday 01 December 2009 08:51, Michael Abbott wrote:
> Why does `mount -a` repeatedly mount over mount points that are already 
> mounted?  Non-busybox mount doesn't appear to do this, and I'm finding 
> this behaviour to be quite a nuisance.

It's a bug, yes.

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