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I am wondering if it is possible to change the permissions on a removable hard drive (usb). They are set to read-only and I would like to be able to ...
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- 06-24-2004 #1
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removable device permissions
Any help would be great.
- 06-24-2004 #2
You need to set the umask as an option in your mount statement. The easiest way to do this is with an entry in your /etc/fstab like:
/dev/sda1 /mnt/usb vfat users,noauto,rw,exec,umask=033 0 0"Time is an illusion. Lunchtime, doubly so."
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