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Old 03-17-2005, 03:41 AM   #1
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How to give permissions for users.......


I have mounted windows partitions.. and how to give permissions to users to be able to write into the partitions...

My /etc/fstab file is...
/dev/sda1 /mnt/winc vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda5 /mnt/wind vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda6 /mnt/wine vfat defaults 0 0
/dev/sda7 /mnt/winf vfat defaults 0 0

Thanx in anticipation.

Last edited by manikantha; 03-17-2005 at 04:04 AM.
Old 03-17-2005, 04:27 AM   #2
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Append umask=0 after defaults:
/dev/sda1 /mnt/winc vfat defaults,umask=0 0 0
/dev/sda5 /mnt/wind vfat defaults,umask=0 0 0
/dev/sda6 /mnt/wine vfat defaults,umask=0 0 0
/dev/sda7 /mnt/winf vfat defaults,umask=0 0 0


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