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I would like to know how may I have a write access to my vfat partition.
I want to be able to transfer files from Linux to windows from my user account.
what is the command, or the steps I should follow?
but can't it be done without being root?
I have a problem with my file manager in the su mode (RH 9.0)
when I try it, it asks for the root passwd, and flashes for a second.
I would like to know how may I access these partitions while a user, not a root.
Forgive me if I am wrong, but I thought when mounting Vfat partitions that permissions could only be set on folders that were created as root from Linux. I.E. an already existing folder on your windoze drive will be accessable from Linux, but you can't change permissions on it because the format is different. You can create a folder on your windoze partition and then you can set the permissions on that folder, but not the other way around.
I could be (and have been known to be) wrong, but this is always what I thought.
you can do whaever you want on a windows partition from linux if you have the right permission,
you can even wipe it completely if you are a root.
Now, I think I still can't get my user account write and delete from this vfat partition, can any one help me?
I could figure out a solution, one can use the file manager in the su mode from the system tools menu, that way, one can do what he wants.