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Re: Automounting filesystems in partman

Gaudenz Steinlin wrote:
> As I understand Kamions patch, the filesystems are mounted from fstab on 
> system boot. Probably it would be better to mark the filesystems where 
> an uid/gid mapping is not possible as "user" an mount them after login.
> Else the user does not really benefit from FAT/NTFS partitions 
> automatically mounted in /media because he can't access the files.

If the desktop environments make it easy to mount such non-removable
media then I agree that would be a good way to do it.

> Another possiblity is to mount them with umask=0, so that all users can 
> access the files.

Probably not as good, since system users would also be able to,
including the nobody user..

see shy jo

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