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Re: ntfs-3g mounting from the dekstop in lenny



On Saturday 12 July 2008 10:25, Nyizsnyik Ferenc wrote:
> On Sat, 12 Jul 2008 08:45:32 +0300
>
> Shachar Or <dawnlight@lavabit.com> wrote:
> > Hello!
> >
> > I've sent this to debian-desktop but not much response there so I'm
> > trying here.
> >
> > I'd like lenny to be released with the feature to easily set it up so
> > that desktop users would be able to mount removable ntfs filesystems
> > R/W via the normal desktop mouting tools.
> >
> > Does anyone have an overview on this?
> >
> > Love.
> >
> > On Friday 20 June 2008 10:55, Shachar Or wrote:
> > > Is it possible to mount ntfs using ntfs-3g from KDE/Gnome and other
> > > desktops in lenny?
> > >
> > > If not, can we make this a debian-desktop goal?
> > >
> > > This is a feature that I find critical for desktops, because many
> > > desktop users use external storage with ntfs in it.
> > > --
> > > Shachar Or | שחר אור
> > > http://ox.freeallweb.org/
>
> Only a few things need to be changed in /etc/fstab to achieve your
> goal. Change the filesystem type from `ntfs' to `ntfs-3g' and include
> `rw' and `users' in the options.

This has nothing to do with /etc/fstab becuase i'm talking about removable 
devices. Talking about being able to purchase a USB MSC HDD and plugging it 
in.

>
> --
> Nyizsa.
> http://nyizsa.uni.cc

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http://ox.freeallweb.org/


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