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Re: slow share = slow scripts?

On Thu, May 25, 2006 at 12:34:10PM -0500, mwoehlke wrote:
>Dave Korn wrote:
>>On 25 May 2006 18:21, mwoehlke wrote:
>>>Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>>>>On 05/25/2006, mwoehlke wrote:
>>>>>I was misremembering that Cygwin doesn't have or need a 'umount'.
>>>>>Must've been thinking about something else. At any rate, I know I have
>>>>>sometimes been able to re-mount drives without first unmounting them.
>>>>You can use the '-f' flag to force a remount without 'umount'ing first.
>>>>Cygwin has a 'umount' though.
>>>Ooooooh... and here I always thought '-f' was how you told it to *not*
>>>mount 'noexec' (which apparently isn't documented?). 
>>  Umm, sounds like you haven't tried "mount --help" yet?
>Nope, I've tried 'man mount', though I'll admit I was looking at the -x, 
>-X, -E flags I was pointed at.
>Here is what I am talking about:
>~$ mount h:/mwoehlke/src /usr/src
>mount: defaulting to '--no-executable' flag for speed since native path
>       references a remote share.  Use '-f' option to override.
>                                   ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>...neither 'mount --help' or 'man mount' makes *any* mention of this 
>additional functionality of the '-f' flag. See? I'm *not* imagining 
>things. :-)

If you really find this confusing, I'd again suggest that it is time to
turn off your computer for the day and go watch tv or walk the dog or


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