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Re: vfat and ordinary users

Thus spake Ivan Wills:
> Hi
> I am trying to use a windows win32 (vfat) partition as an ordinary user 
> but the permissions do not allow me to read it or write to it unless I 
> am root.
> I have tried to chmod the mount location (with the partition mounted and 
> unmounted) with no success. I also tried adding user to the options 
> column in the fstab file but also with no success.

/dev/hda1  /mnt/cdrive    vfat  defaults,uid=1000,gid=1000 0  2


mount -t vfat -o uid=1000,gid=1000 /dev/hda1 /mnt/cdrive

Nathan Poznick <poznick@conwaycorp.net>

Nobody can be exactly like me. Even I have trouble doing it.

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