MOUNT (VIII) 1/20/73 MOUNT (VIII) NAME mount -- mount file system SYNOPSIS /etc/mount special file DESCRIPTION mount announces to the system that a removable file system is present on the device correspond- ing to special file special (which must refer to a disk or possibly DECtape). The file must exist already; it becomes the name of the root of the newly mounted file system. FILES -- SEE ALSO umount(VIII) DIAGNOSTICS "?", if the special file is already in use, can- not be read, or if file does not exist. BUGS Should be usable only by the super-user. Mount- ing file systems full of garbage can crash the system.