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Old 04-26-2010, 10:57 PM   #1
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suid or nosuid? overrides nfs server?


Hi, what is suid or nosuid and would it override nfs server? I really don't know what this all means. whats the difference?
 
Old 04-27-2010, 05:35 AM   #2
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Hi,

Nosuid is a very unsafe way to do things this is why suid is the default mount option. If you set nosuid when you mount, it could mean users have write/read access to root only data, which you would not want.

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