Re: mount: only root can do that
jmr_071769 <email@example.com> writes:
> howdy everyone.
> could someone tell me how to allow a regular debian user to mount a
> cdrom? odd that, you can create the cdrom device with kde and mount it,
> but the user can't use console mount commands to mount the same device.
> here's the fstab:
> # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
> proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
> /dev/hda3 / ext3 defaults,errors=remount-ro 0 1
> /dev/hda1 /boot ext3 defaults 0 2
> /dev/hda2 none swap sw 0 0
> /dev/hdc /media/cdrom0 iso9660 ro,user,noauto 0 0
> /dev/fd0 /media/floppy0 auto rw,user,noauto 0 0
> and here's an example command i'm using to try to mount along with it's
> kevans@kevans:~$ mount -t auto /dev/hdc /media/cdrom0
> mount: only root can do that
try "mount /media/cdrom0". If you add device and -t, then it no longer
corresponds to the fstab-entry, where option "user" is set.