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[vox-tech] (was vox) gentoo newbie plea for help

that's what i thought, but i did a google search anyhow.  apparently,
it's generally *possible*.  i didn't read the posts in great detail, but
apparently, this can be done, even for non-NFS exported filesystems.

in fact, linus says it's a "_major_" feature.  :)



begin Rod Roark <rod@sunsetsystems.com> 
> There are some assorted guides at http://www.gentoo.org/.
> Generally you can't mount a partition in two places at once.
> Gentoo is probably not best for newbies....
> -- Rod
> On Friday 27 September 2002 03:55 pm, Issac Trotts wrote:
> > The mailing list rules don't say I can't ask stupid questions about
> > Gentoo Linux, so here goes:
> >
> > How do I mount /dev/hda3 as /mnt/gentoo when it's already mounted as / ?
> >
> > mount doesn't let me do this:
> >    > mount /dev/hda3 /mnt/gentoo/
> >
> >    mount: /dev/hda3 already mounted or /mnt/gentoo/ busy
> >    mount: according to mtab, /dev/hda3 is mounted on /
> >
> > Are there some more detailed gentoo installation instructions somewhere?
> >
> > Thanks!
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