Peeking at the contents of a mount point

Karl Auer kauer at
Wed Sep 12 16:11:02 UTC 2012

On Wed, 2012-09-12 at 17:44 +0200, Patrick Asselman wrote:
> If you had files in /mnt and they are hidden due to something mounted 
> on /mnt then doing
> mount --bind / /all
> should show the original files under /all/mnt/

Oh, very good! It does too! Nice one.

Regards, K.

Karl Auer (kauer at

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