[sclug] root-like read-all but not write ability?

Sean Furey sean-lists-sclug at furey.me.uk
Thu Sep 6 09:32:02 UTC 2007

On Wed, Sep 05, 2007 at 11:38:50PM +0100, Dickon Hood wrote:
> I was about to suggest loopback mounting the filesystem somewhere but
> read-only and taking your backup against that, but you can't do it on
> Linux.

I'm not sure what you're describing as loopback mounting, but if it's
what I think it is, mount --bind along with the kernel patches for
read-only bind mounts would do the same thing.


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