[Openmcl-devel] Opening files on automounted file systems

Daniel Weinreb dlw at itasoftware.com
Tue Mar 30 14:50:46 UTC 2010


Gary,

I tried doing "strace emacs" and then doing the "open"
call.  Under strace, it succeeds!  I have no idea how
to explain that.

Does anyone else on this mailing list use Linux and
have remote mounted files?

Thanks,

-- Dan

Gary Byers wrote:
> What does:
>
> ? (ccl::fd-open "/path/to/file/on/automounted/volume" #$O_RDONLY)
>
> return ?
>
> If that returns a negative integer N, then
>
> ? (ccl::%strerror N)
>
> will return a string with a somewhat generic description of the error.
>
> If N is non-negative ... well, something fails later and we'll have
> to see what that is.
>
> On Mon, 29 Mar 2010, Daniel Weinreb wrote:
>
>> CCL cannot open any files in a certain directory, whose
>> unusual characteristic is that it is automounted from
>> NFS.  Emacs has no trouble opening and reading the file,
>> "ls" shows it, and so on, but CCL says it's not there.
>> I looked at the CCL documentation but failed to
>> find anything about this.  Does anyone know?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> -- Dan
>>
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