autofs - A Kernel-Based Automounter

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename autofs-5.1.5-3.1.i586.rpm
Package name autofs
Package version 5.1.5
Package release 3.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Daemons
License GPL-2.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 629.53 KB
Installed size 3.85 MB
AutoFS is a kernel-based automounter for Linux.  It automatically
mounts filesystems when you use them, and unmounts them later when
you are not using them.  This can include network filesystems, CD-ROMs,
floppies, and so forth.


Package Version Architecture Repository
autofs-5.1.5-3.1.x86_64.rpm 5.1.5 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
autofs - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
aaa_base -
coreutils -
diffutils -
fillup -
grep - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
autofs = 5.1.5-3.1
autofs(x86-32) = 5.1.5-3.1
config(autofs) = 5.1.5-3.1


Type URL
Binary Package autofs-5.1.5-3.1.i586.rpm
Source Package autofs-5.1.5-3.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

Install autofs rpm package:

# zypper install autofs




2019-04-17 -
- Remove legacy LSB-init script code, we don't have that anymore.
2019-03-17 - Jan Engelhardt <>
- Drop pre-12.2 parts from build recipe
- Switch %systemd_requires to %systemd_ordering, since %service_*
can deal with its absence.
2019-01-11 -
- Upgrade to 5.1.5
- fix flag file permission.
- fix directory create permission.
- fix use after free in do_master_list_reset().
- fix deadlock in dumpmaps.
- dont use array for path when not necessary.
- fix prefix option handling in expand_entry().
- fix sublink option not set from defaults.
- fix error return in do_nfs_mount().
- add error handling for ext_mount_add().
- account for recent libnsl changes.
- use_hostname_for_mounts shouldn't prevent selection among replicas.
- fix monotonic_elapsed.
- Makefiles.rules: remove 'samples' from SUBDIRS.
- dont allow trailing slash in master map mount points.
- fix libresolv configure check.
- add fedfs-getsrvinfo.c.
- add mount.fedfs.c.
- add fedfs-map-nfs4.c.
- add conditional inclusion of fedfs binaries.
- add an example fedfs master map entry to the installed master map.
- improve hostname lookup error logging.
- fix rpm spec install premissions on and auto.smb.
- tiny patch for autofs typo and possible bug.
- add units After line to include statd service.
- use systemd sd_notify() at startup.
- fix NFS version mask usage.
- fix fd leak in rpc_do_create_client().
- add-man page note about extra slashes in paths.
- change expire type naming to better reflect usage.
- use defines for expire type.
- enable SIGUSR2 handling in rpm spec file.
- fix age setting at startup.
- fix update_negative_cache() map source usage.
- fix program usage message.
- mark removed cache entry negative.
- set bind mount as propagation slave.
- add master map pseudo options for mount propagation.
- fix use after free in parse_ldap_config().
- fix incorrect locking in sss lookup.
- fix amd parser opts option handling.
- fix possible NULL pointer dereference in get_defaults_entry().
- better handle hesiod support not built in.
- fix indent in automount(8) man page.
- remove autofs4 module load code.
- add NULL check in prepare_attempt_prefix().
- update build info with systemd.
- use flags for startup boolean options.
- move close stdio descriptors to become_daemon().
- add systemd service command line option.
- refactor negative map entry check.
- remove unused function dump_master().
- remove unused function dump_state_queue().
- remove couple of undeeded requires.
- Removed patches:
* autofs-5-1-3-fix-ordering-of-seteuid-setegid-in-do_spawn.patch
* autofs-5-1-3-fix-possible-map-instance-memory-leak.patch
* autofs-5-1-3-check-map-instances-for-staleness-on-map-update.patch
* 0001-use_hostname_for_mounts-shouldn-t-prevent-selection-.patch
* 0002-Fix-monotonic_elapsed.patch
* 0003-autofs-5.1.4-fix-fd-leak-in-rpc_do_create_client.patch
- Updated spec file to use native autofs service files
2018-05-16 -
- 0003-autofs-5.1.4-fix-fd-leak-in-rpc_do_create_client.patch
Fix filedescriptor leak (bsc#1093436)
2018-03-06 -
- BuildRequire pkgconfig(udisks2) instead of udisks2-devel: let's
be flexible on possible package name changes.
- Package COPYRIGHT as %license instead of %doc.
2018-02-05 -
- 0001-use_hostname_for_mounts-shouldn-t-prevent-selection-.patch
Fix handling of replicated NFS server so that
selection between servers still works sensibly when
use_hostname_for_mounts is in effect.
- 0002-Fix-monotonic_elapsed.patch
Fix bug introduced with monotonic-time patches which
causes nanoseconds to be ignored and effectively
disables sorting based on response time and/or weight.
2017-11-23 -
- Replace references to /var/adm/fillup-templates with new
%_fillupdir macro (boo#1069468)

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