where are mount options set for udev-mounted drives?

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Tue Jun 29 05:40:07 UTC 2010


On an old server of mine, USB disks with ext3 filesystems are mounted
with data=ordered. On my newish laptop, they are mounted with
data=writeback.

Where is this defined? I would like my old server to mount with
writeback as well. The server is 7.04 (yes!) and the laptop is 9.04.

My best guess is /etc/usbmount/usbmount.conf, but confirmation would be
nice. This file doesn't exist on my 9.04 laptop, so I still want to know
how the USB mount options are defined for later versions...

Regards, K.

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