Unable to add filesystem options while remounting the filesystem

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  • Why am I not able to add filesystem options dynamically to the mounted filesystem using remount operation?
  • Adding nolock filesystem options using remount fails with error.
[root@hostname ~]# mount -o nolock,remount /test
mount.nfs: an incorrect mount option was specified
  • Why am I not able to change NFS version while remounting?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7

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