problem with chmod

Amedee Van Gasse (ubuntu) amedee-ubuntu at
Mon Apr 13 23:48:51 UTC 2009

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Bret Busby schreef:
> On Mon, 6 Apr 2009, Thorny wrote:
>> On Mon, 06 Apr 2009 14:00:40 +0800, Bret Busby posted:
>>> On Sun, 5 Apr 2009, Thorny wrote:
>>>> On Sun, 05 Apr 2009 05:52:53 -0700, Thorny posted: [...]
>>>> I just thought of something I haven't yet asked you. You did create the
>>>> mount points in your filesystem before trying to mount them, didn't you,
>>>> or are you expecting them to be created from the info in fstab?
>>> No.
>>> I figured that that would be done on rebooting, after putting the new
>>> entries in the fstab file.
>> You don't still figure that, do you?
>> This quote from your sig is highly appropriate. And, as I have mentioned
>> to you previously, I am an Adams fan.
>>> "So once you do know what the question actually is, you'll know what the
>>> answer means."
> It may be alright to refer to my signature cited proverb, but that does 
> not answer the question; what do I need to do, to get those partitions 
> mounted and accessible, as I have specified?
> There.
> That is the question.
> What is the answer?

The question (you did create the mount points, didn't you?) was the
answer. It was obviously a rethorical question.
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