Anyway the big question is how can I change all our NFS
mounts so that failed mounts dont prevent the machines
booting to the point where they can be fixed remotely
i.e. have started sshd.
Doh!! spent ages googling for the answer then found it
in 2mins of looking through the man pages.
The option for anyone interested is "bg" for -b from
the command line to mount:
If an initial attempt to contact the server fails, fork off a
child to keep trying the mount in the background. Useful for
fstab(5), where the file system mount is not critical to multi-
bg Same as -b.
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