[K12OSN] K12LTSP 5 Can't execute scripts from Media Drive

James P. Kinney III jkinney at localnetsolutions.com
Fri Jul 27 19:58:14 UTC 2007

Most of the things that get mounted in the media drive are fat format
which doesn't support the execute concept. So the run a schell script
that is on the thumbdrive mounted in /media/disk use:

sh /media/disk/script.sh

On Fri, 2007-07-27 at 14:24 -0500, Jeffrey Myers wrote:
> Does anyone know why you can not execute shell scripts from the media
> drive in K12LTSP 5.0?  According to the terminal window, it advises me
> that permissions can not be determined. If I copy the  *.sh file to
> the desktop which has the path to the media drive and the *.sh script,
> everything installs as it should. Is there a fix for this??  Thanks
> group    
> Jeffrey Myers
> El Dorado, KS
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