no write to /windows!!??
nux at blueyonder.co.uk
Fri Oct 8 14:24:41 UTC 2004
On Fri, 2004-10-08 at 10:12 -0400, Tom Hilbert wrote:
> Hi, As you can see here is my fstab. The problem is getting
> permission to write to the /windows volume. Nautilus shows it as 777
> and from what I have here, and according to what I have read I should
> be able to write to it. But I cant copy files as user and cannot rip
> audio to it either.
> What am I missing??
> # /etc/fstab: static file system information.
> # <file system> <mount point> <type> <options> <dump> <pass>
> proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
> /dev/hdb5 / ext3 defaults,errors=remount-ro 0 1
> /dev/hdb6 /home ext3 defaults 0 2
> /dev/hdb8 /windows vfat auto,umask=0000,exec,rw 0 0
> /dev/hdb7 none swap sw 0 0
> /dev/hdc /media/cdrom0 udf,iso9660 ro,user,noauto 0 0
> /dev/fd0 /media/floppy0 auto rw,user,noauto 0 0
I copied the Windows line from my Mandrake fstab as follows
/dev/hda1 /win vfat umask=0,iocharset=iso8859-15,codepage=850 0 0
and it works perfectly.
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