[lug] Host file access from UML

Ed Hill ed at eh3.com
Thu Nov 7 13:00:20 MST 2002

On Thu, 2002-11-07 at 11:23, Dale R. Hill wrote:
> I am trying mount my host file system so that it is directly accessible from
> UML. The documentation indicates that the host file system can be mounted as
> a virtual hostfs via the following mount command:
> mount none /mnt/host -t hostfs -o /usr
> When I try this I get the following error message: mount point /mnt/host
> does not exist.

You need to create the mount point (a directory) first.  Use:

  mkdir /mnt/host


Edward H. Hill III, PhD 
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