Re: can't umount automounted drives
On Wed, 02 Feb 2011 05:45:47 +0000
Dom <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On 02/02/11 04:28, email@example.com wrote:
> > Hello all,
> > I've got udev and automount working very nicely, EXCEPT,
> > regular users can't umount the mounted device.
> > the strangest thing is that I'm sure I had it working at some point
> > such that regular users COULD umount.
> > The fstab has the user keyword in it.
> > Strangely passing user in the automount mount options doesn't seem
> > to help.
> > Any ideas ?
> Have you tried putting "users" instead of "user" in the fstab or
> automount options?
> This means any user can unmount the filesystem, not just the one who
> mounted it.
The keyword really is "user", according to the fstab(5) man page.
Additionally I know the user keyword works in fstab, i.e. this allows
a user to mount/umount. It seems to be broken when associated with
I'm just sure this was working before...