18.4. mount Command References

The following resources provide an in-depth documentation on the subject.

18.4.1. Manual Page Documentation

  • man 8 mount — The manual page for the mount command that provides a full documentation on its usage.
  • man 8 umount — The manual page for the umount command that provides a full documentation on its usage.
  • man 8 findmnt — The manual page for the findmnt command that provides a full documentation on its usage.
  • man 5 fstab — The manual page providing a thorough description of the /etc/fstab file format.

18.4.2. Useful Websites

  • Shared subtrees — An LWN article covering the concept of shared subtrees.