NAMEuml_mount - allows to mount UMLFS file system using the fuse libraries
SYNOPSISuml_mount [mount-point] [options]
DESCRIPTIONThis manual page documents briefly the uml_mount command. This command uses the FUSE (File system in USErspace) libraries and invokes the FUSE_MOUNT function which expects a mount point and some parameters as arguments. This manual page was written for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution because the original program does not have a manual page. For a practical example, please refer to the link below. uml_mount is used to mount UMLFS file system.
ARGUMENTSmount-point This is the mount point where to mount the UMLFS file system with. [options] These are the other options accepted by the 'fuse_mount' function. General options: -h The "-h" option prints the help. -V The "-V" option prints the version. -o opt,[opt...] The "-o" option allows to provide further mount (only, not un-mount) option(s) to the command line. FUSE options: -d -o debug The "-d" option enable the debug output. It implies "-f". -f The "-f" option foregrounds the operation. -s The "-s" options disable multi-threaded operation. -o allow_other The "-o allow_other" option allows access to other users. -o allow_root The "-o allow_root" option allows access to root. -o nonempty The "-o nonempty" option allows mounts over non-empty file/dir. -o default_permissions The "-o default_permissions" enables permission checking by kernel. -o fsname=NAME The "-o fsname=NAME" option sets file system name. -o large_read The "-o large_read" option issues large read requests (2.4 only). -o max_read=N The "-o max_read=N" option sets the maximum size of read requests.
SEE ALSOThe HostFs (link to URL //user-mode- linux.sourceforge.net/new/hostfs.html) usage explanation within the User-Mode-Linux Web Site
AUTHORuml_mount was written by Jeff Dike. This manual page was written by Stefano Melchior (firstname.lastname@example.org) for the Debian GNU/Linux system, based on material in the Official User Mode Linux Web Site. UML_MOUNT(1)