Common folder between two users (same machine)

Cameron Hutchison lists at
Tue Mar 24 22:39:33 UTC 2009

"Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y)" <mihamina at> writes:

>Alan E. Davis wrote:
>> [...] So, 
>> given that I can assign a bookmark to /public or /usr/local/common, or 
>> whatever, can I mount the directory to both user's ~/ (home) directory? 

>You wont mount a directory, but a partition instead.
>Take a separate partition and mount it everwhere you want.

You can mount a directory - its called a bind mount. Have a look at the
--bind option in the mount(8) man page.

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