view toys/other/mountpoint.c @ 1671:05c8de3f64fd draft

Cleanup mountpoint and remove it from the pending README.
author Rob Landley <>
date Sun, 25 Jan 2015 13:11:58 -0600
parents b1152edad697
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/* mountpoint.c - Check if a directory is a mountpoint.
 * Copyright 2012 Elie De Brauwer <>

USE_MOUNTPOINT(NEWTOY(mountpoint, "<1qdx[-dx]", TOYFLAG_BIN))

  bool "mountpoint"
  default y
    usage: mountpoint [-q] [-d] directory
           mountpoint [-q] [-x] device

    -q	Be quiet, return zero if directory is a mountpoint
    -d	Print major/minor device number of the directory
    -x	Print major/minor device number of the block device

#define FOR_mountpoint
#include "toys.h"

static void die(char *gripe)
  if (!(toys.optflags & FLAG_q)) printf("%s: not a %s\n", *toys.optargs, gripe);


void mountpoint_main(void)
  struct stat st1, st2;
  char *arg = *toys.optargs;
  int quiet = toys.optflags & FLAG_q;

  if (lstat(arg, &st1)) perror_exit("%s", arg);

  if (toys.optflags & FLAG_x) {
    if (S_ISBLK(st1.st_mode)) {
      if (!quiet) printf("%u:%u\n", major(st1.st_rdev), minor(st1.st_rdev));

    die("block device");

  // TODO: Ignore the fact a file can be a mountpoint for --bind mounts.
  if (!S_ISDIR(st1.st_mode)) die("directory");

  arg = xmprintf("%s/..", arg);
  xstat(arg, &st2);
  if (CFG_TOYBOX_FREE) free(arg);

  // If the device is different, it's a mount point. If the device _and_
  // inode are the same, it's probably "/". This misses --bind mounts from
  // elsewhere in the same filesystem, but so does the other one and in the
  // absence of a spec I guess that's the expected behavior?
  toys.exitval = !(st1.st_dev != st2.st_dev || st1.st_ino == st2.st_ino);
  if (toys.optflags & FLAG_d)
    printf("%u:%u\n", major(st1.st_dev), minor(st1.st_dev));
  else if (!quiet)
    printf("%s is %sa mountpoint\n", *toys.optargs, toys.exitval ? "not " : "");