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Old 10-24-2003, 12:13 PM   #1
gendreau
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Chaning Access Privlages of Mounted Drive


Hey

I've mounted my windows partition in Linux so I can access files from the Windows partition from Linux. However I have to su to root in order to access it. How can I change the access privlages so that I can read the drive when loged in as something other than root ?

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Old 10-24-2003, 12:19 PM   #2
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Add a 'umask=0' option in your /etc/fstab. Here's a sample line:

/dev/hda1 /mnt/win vfat umask=0,user 0 0

'umask=0' & 'user' are options. You put options where these two are are.
 
  


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