|FS_RMMOUNT(1)||AFS Command Reference||FS_RMMOUNT(1)|
fs_rmmount - Removes a mount point
fs rmmount -dir <directory>+ [-help]
fs rm -d <directory>+ [-h]
The fs rmmount command removes the mount point named by the -dir argument from the file system. The corresponding volume remains on its host partition or partitions, but is inaccessible if there are no other mount points for it.
- -dir <directory>+
- Names the mount point to delete from the file system. The last element in
the pathname must be an actual name, not a shorthand notation such as
"dot" (".") or "dot
Specify the read/write path to the directory, to avoid the failure that results from attempting to delete a mount point from a read-only volume. By convention, the read/write path is indicated by placing a period before the cell name at the pathname's second level (for example, /afs/.example.com). For further discussion of the concept of read/write and read-only paths through the filespace, see the fs mkmount reference page.
- Prints the online help for this command. All other valid options are ignored.
The following command removes the mount points jones and terry from the current working directory (the /afs/example.com/usr directory).
% fs rmmount jones terry
The issuer must have the "d" (delete) permission on the ACL of the directory that houses each mount point.
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