local-filesystems man page on ElementaryOS
local-filesystems - event signalling that local filesystems have been
The local-filesystems event is generated by the mountall(8) daemon
after it has mounted all local filesystems listed in fstab(5). moun‐
tall(8) emits this event as an informational signal, services and tasks
started or stopped by this event will do so in parallel with other
This event is typically used by services that must be started in order
for remote filesystems, if any, to be activated. Remember that some
users may not consider it wrong to place /usr on a remote filesystem.
For most normal services the filesystem(7) event is sufficient.
This event will never occur before the virtual-filesystems(7) event.
A service that wishes to be running once local filesystems are mounted
start on local-filesystems
mounting(7) mounted(7) virtual-filesystems(7) remote-filesystems(7)
mountall 2009-12-21 local-filesystems(7)
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