[SOLVED] ownerships/permissions in sub-directories?
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debian:/mnt/collection# pwd; mount; df -h
/dev/sda7 on / type ext3 (rw,errors=remount-ro)
tmpfs on /lib/init/rw type tmpfs (rw,nosuid,mode=0755)
proc on /proc type proc (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev)
sysfs on /sys type sysfs (rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev)
procbususb on /proc/bus/usb type usbfs (rw)
udev on /dev type tmpfs (rw,mode=0755)
tmpfs on /dev/shm type tmpfs (rw,nosuid,nodev)
devpts on /dev/pts type devpts (rw,noexec,nosuid,gid=5,mode=620)
/dev/sda1 on /mnt/xp type ntfs (rw)
/dev/sda5 on /mnt/coptics type ntfs (rw)
/dev/sda8 on /mnt/others type ntfs (rw)
nfsd on /proc/fs/nfsd type nfsd (rw)
/dev/sda6 on /mnt/collection type ntfs (rw)
Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on
/dev/sda7 5.8G 2.1G 3.5G 38% /
tmpfs 502M 0 502M 0% /lib/init/rw
udev 10M 96K 10M 1% /dev
tmpfs 502M 0 502M 0% /dev/shm
/dev/sda1 20G 11G 9.4G 53% /mnt/xp
/dev/sda5 45G 35G 11G 77% /mnt/coptics
/dev/sda8 42G 35G 7.4G 83% /mnt/others
/dev/sda6 37G 29G 8.6G 77% /mnt/collection
Yeah if it's ntfs the current ntfs built-in support has buggy rw so it's normally only rw for root. hence why all files are owned by root. You might want to download ntfs-3g for your distro and then mount the device for ntfs-3g instead of ntfs.