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Re: [vox-tech] vfat partition inaccessible to non-root user
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Re: [vox-tech] vfat partition inaccessible to non-root user

Thanks to Chuck and ME, I can now mess with my shared partition to my heart's 

On Saturday 15 September 2001 11:48 am, you wrote:
> > $ mount
> > [ stuff about functioning file systems left out ]
> > /dev/hda6 on /u1 type vfat (rw)
> This looks to me as if you will need to add the
>     uid=0,gid=xx,mode=775
> parms to the fstab entry, as ME suggested, where xx
> is the gid for the group you mentioned.
> I *think* you would see these parms echoed from the
> mount command if they had been included; I expected it
> to look something like:
>     /dev/hda6 on /u1 type vfat (rw,uid=0,gid=80,mode=775)
> Hang in there, you can make it work.

Richard S. Crawford (mailto:rscrawford@mossroot.com)
AIM handle: Buffalo2K
"When you lose the ability to laugh at yourself, you lose the ability to 
think straight." (Clarence Darrow)

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