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    floppy user permission


    just wondering what the command for changing a user so he can use a floppy drive.

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    What do you mean by "use", umount and mount it? write to it?

    both are very easy to solve

    Mount:

    Just add in /etc/fstab your floppy disc and set in options "user" without the quotes

    Write

    Do the same as in "Mount:" but add umask=0000 in options
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