[OpenWrt-Devel] How is ubox based block-mount/fstab supposed to work?

John Crispin john at phrozen.org
Wed Jun 26 12:47:09 CEST 2013

On 26/06/13 12:46, Hannu Nyman wrote:
> "ubox" takes care of the block-mount actions since r36988:
> https://dev.openwrt.org/changeset/36988
> However, there is no documentation about the current fstab config
> format. I have been unable to get fstab working. My USB disk not not
> mount automatically, although I can manually mount it just fine.
> There is already a forum discussion about this change and it looks like
> fstab is not working for several users.
> https://forum.openwrt.org/viewtopic.php?id=44939
> None of the wiki articles on block-mount & fstab have been updated yet,
> so it would be great if developers would give hints about the correct
> configuration for fstab automatic mounting (and verify that the
> automount really works).
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on the system call "block detect" to get a sample uci config.

if target is / then it will be used as extroot

"block info" is also valid to get the uuid.

if you make it work, please update the wiki


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