Re: Ownership of external usb hard drive
On 2011-12-22, Walter Hurry <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> Very succinctly put, except the hard drive is automatically mounted by
>> Gnome, thats the only mistake you made.
> It wouldn't be if it were in fstab.
It sure does in my case. Are you saying that the gnome automounting
thingy looks in /etc/fstab?
I have my usb hard drive in /etc/fstab thusly:
/dev/sdc1/ /mnt/backup ext3 user,noauto,rw 0 0
When I plug it in, it is automounted (at /media/...)
I umount it, and remount "by hand".