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From: Kenneth D'souza <>
Subject: [PATCH v3] mount.cifs.rst: remove prefixpath mount option.
Date: Wed,  9 Oct 2019 11:31:51 +0530
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This option is deprecated and currently ignored since
kernel v3.1

Signed-off-by: Kenneth D'souza <>
 mount.cifs.rst | 6 ------
 1 file changed, 6 deletions(-)

diff --git a/mount.cifs.rst b/mount.cifs.rst
index ee5086c..29e2f35 100644
--- a/mount.cifs.rst
+++ b/mount.cifs.rst
@@ -586,12 +586,6 @@ noposixpaths
   Inverse of ``noposixpaths`` .
-  It's possible to mount a subdirectory of a share. The preferred way to
-  do this is to append the path to the UNC when mounting. However, it's
-  also possible to do the same by setting this option and providing the
-  path there.
   SMB protocol version. Allowed values are:

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2019-10-09  6:01 Kenneth D'souza [this message]
2019-10-09 12:48 ` Aurélien Aptel

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