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Old 04-24-2003, 04:50 PM   #1
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can't write to fat32 partitions (rh8.0)

i've tried all i know (by launching nautilus as root and using the GUI) to change the read/write permissions for /mnt/win and /mnt/win2 so that i can use winex and write to those drives form linux. how should i fix this?
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Old 04-24-2003, 05:00 PM   #3
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Check the umask in /etc/fstab - it may be set to read only.
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Old 04-24-2003, 07:47 PM   #5
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you're mounting them at /mnt/D and /mnt/C in fstab.
that doesn't give users permission to mount to /mnt/win
and /mnt/win2, just /mnt/D and /mnt/C


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