[svlug] ext2 mount options on 1394 drive

Aaron T Porter atporter at primate.net
Fri May 16 18:03:11 PDT 2003

On Fri, May 16, 2003 at 01:11:18PM -0700, David Hummel wrote:
> /dev/sda1      /mnt/exthd1      vfat    noauto,user,rw  0 0
> /dev/sda2      /mnt/exthd2      ext2    noauto,user,rw  0 0
> When I mount the vfat partition, /mnt/exthd1 is temporarily chown'ed to
> my user name and chmod'ed to 775 during the mount.  I thought this was
> controlled by the 'user' mount option.  However, this is not happening
> when I mount the ext2 partition.  I can mount the drive, but /mnt/exthd2
> is still owned by root and 755, which means I can't write to it.
> Is there an ext2-specific mount option I am missing for this setup?

	Have you tried passing uid=NUM,gid=NUM?

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