unable to mount 'remote' loopback block devices

From: Siim Vahtre (siim@pld.ttu.ee)
Date: Tue Feb 11 2003 - 17:17:14 EST


When I try to mount a 'remote' image (on NFS/samba share) I get
"ioctl: LOOP_SET_FD: Inappropriate ioctl for device"

However, when I copy that same image to local hd, it works.

2.5.59 and 2.5.60 both have the same problem, 2.4 was OK.

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