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4.9.2. Mount with noatime

The noatime Linux mount option can be specified when the file system is mounted, which disables atime updates on that file system.


mount BlockDevice MountPoint -o noatime
Specifies the block device where the GFS2 file system resides.
Specifies the directory where the GFS2 file system should be mounted.


In this example, the GFS2 file system resides on the /dev/vg01/lvol0 and is mounted on directory /mygfs2 with atime updates turned off.
mount /dev/vg01/lvol0 /mygfs2 -o noatime