mount error trying to use fai-cd

Thomas Lange lange at
Wed Aug 20 17:48:14 CEST 2008

>>>>> On Wed, 20 Aug 2008 17:36:00 +0200, Tim Edwards <timothy.edwards.ext at> said:

    > fai-setup -v
    > fai-mirror /srv/fai/debian/

    > export FAI_CONFIGDIR=/srv/fai/config/
You do not need to set this variable. The file /etc/fai/fai.conf is
sourced by fai-cd which will set this variable.

    > However I keep getting this:

    > faiserver:/srv/fai# fai-cd -m /srv/fai/debian/ /tmp/faiclient1.iso
    > Bind mounting all required parts
    > NFSROOT /srv/fai/nfsroot/live/filesystem.dir mounted
    > Config space /srv/fai/config/ mounted
    > Mirror /srv/fai/debian/ mounted
    > mount: Not a directory

    > This is on Debian Etch, any idea why it's happening?
Which FAI version are you using?

regards Thomas

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