Re: can't umount automounted drives
On 02/02/11 15:08, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> On Wed, 02 Feb 2011 05:45:47 +0000
> Dom<email@example.com> wrote:
>> On 02/02/11 04:28, firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
> you are, of course, correct.
I suppose everyone has to right at least once in their life ;-)
> Nothing like having egg on your face archived in the mailing list for
> all time :-(
Done that myself quite a few times :-(
> Thank you,
Don't mention it.