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I'm not exactly certain, but something like this, perhaps:
/dev/hda1 /mnt/windows ntfs ro,users 1 2
Or probably better: 0 0
I don't have a windows drive attached - it might cause trouble letting linux repair stuff. - see the fstab manpage for details (nothing can go broke if you mess up those options)
Change /dev/hda1 to the correct partition for your system.
Wouldn't that be "rw,users"
I use the umask option.
You can eighter make it Umask0222
Which would mean read,write,execute for you and read,write for anybody else. Which is probably not such a bad idea, or if you don't need to execute binaries from the ntfs disk, do umask=2222.
Take a look at: http://www.opengroup.org/onlinepubs/...xcu/umask.html for more information
So this is at least a working option:
/dev/"your device" /mnt/hdf1 ntfs defaults,umask=0222 0 2
I have most my devices defined by their uuid, because I have exchange drives, and usb drives and an mp3 player, that might be mounted at the wrong place.
If this is the case, you can mount them using the uuid, which is not complicated at all.
you see the uuid of all connected devices, and you just exchange "/dev/whatever" with uuid=whatever
after saving fstab, you can try the new setup doing:
$sudo mount -a
This is my fstab, this works fine for me. BTW most of the drives are vfat apart from 2 ext3 where debian and kubuntu is installed. You might want to change the 'vfat' to 'ntfs' if you are using ntfs. Hope this was helpful.