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Does mount --bind persist over reboot?

On my CentOS it looks like it doesn't, so I've placed apropriate mount --bind calls in rc.local.

How can I do mount --bind to avoid rc.local scenario?

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Why would you think a mount --bind would be any different than any other mount? – andol May 13 '10 at 14:25
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Create an entry for the bound mount in your /etc/fstab. An example is below.

/path/to/source/dir /path/to/mount/point none bind 0 0

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You should add the appropriate info into /etc/fstab in order to mount the filesystem at boot.

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