How do I UNMOUNT '/' mount point?
Tue Nov 30 23:39:00 GMT 1999
--- Prakash Dhavali <PrakashD@ambernetworks.com> wrote:
> Hi Cygwin users,
> I DO NOT want cygwin to mount anything on my NT workstation as /. Currently
> when I run mount, it shows me following mount which I just AM NOT ABLE
> TO REMOVE IT ( I want to use '/' to refer to the current driver letter
> some of my applications)
> Device Directory Type Flags
> C: / user textmode
> I tried using all the following options to REMOVE the above mount from C:,
> then I could NOT unmount /
> umount --remove-all-mounts
> umount --remove-auto-mounts
> umount --remove-user-mounts
> umount --remove-system-mounts
> umount -s /
> PLEASE HELP. I really need to FIX this problem as soon as possible. I do not
> have local administrator privileges on my NT machine.
cd </path/to/bin/dir> && ./umount / && ./mount '<drive-letter-you-want>:\' /
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