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Re: Adding a H/Drive link to desktop..



On Mon, 2003-03-24 at 00:47, Chris Andre wrote:

> I am in need of push in the right direction.
> I have created the following additions to my /etc/fstab file
> 
> /dev/hda1		/mnt/winxp		vfat 		noauto,owner	0 0
> /dev/hda5		/mnt/lindows		auto		noauto,owner 	0 0
> 
> similarly I have also made the corresponding directories
> /mnt/winxp
> /mnt/lindows
> 
> As the above was all achieved with the su command, Do I now have to add 
> the appropriate user to the root or superuser group or chown both /dev and /mnt to a
> user status ??? Sorry I am a little confused myself here...!!!
> 
> I am trying to set up links on the non root desktop rather than logging in
> as root in an xterm and manually mounting. Not sure if I am going about it the 
> right way.?

	Check the man pages for mount and fstab.  You're looking for the
"users" option.

-- 
Farewell neighbor.  Thank you for giving us a safe place for so many
years.
		Fred Rodgers - 1928-2003





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