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AUTOFSD(8)						    BSD System Manager's Manual 						AUTOFSD(8)

NAME
autofsd -- daemon to update autofs mounts on network changes SYNOPSIS
/usr/libexec/autofsd DESCRIPTION
autofsd runs automount(8), and then waits for network configuration change events and, when such an event occurs, re-runs automount(8) to update the mounts to reflect the current automounter maps. SEE ALSO
automount(8), automountd(8), configd(8) Darwin July 13, 2006 Darwin

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AUTOMOUNT(8)						    BSD System Manager's Manual 					      AUTOMOUNT(8)

NAME
automount -- mount autofs on the appropriate mount points SYNOPSIS
automount [-v] [-c] [-u] [-t timeout] DESCRIPTION
automount reads the /etc/auto_master file, and any local or network maps it includes, and mounts autofs on the appropriate mount points to cause mounts to be triggered. It will also attempt to unmount any top-level autofs mounts that correspond to maps no longer found. OPTIONS
-v Print more detailed information about actions taken by automount. -c Tell automountd(8) to flush any cached information it has. -u Unmount all non-busy automounted mounts. Top-level triggers are preserved. -t timeout Set to timeout seconds the time after which an automounted file system will be unmounted if it hasn't been referred to within that period of time. The default is 10 minutes (600 seconds). FILES
/etc/autofs.conf configuration file for automount and automountd. /etc/auto_master The master map contains a list of directories to be controlled by autofs and their associated direct map or indirect maps. SEE ALSO
auto_master(5), automountd(8), autofs.conf(5) Darwin July 17, 2010 Darwin
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