better? Password, linux - Newbie, this Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. type ext3 (this is the linux filesystem type) options relatime (Update inodeaccess times relative to modify or change time (i copied this from the mount man page). The time now is 10:57. The command "chown" changes ownership and the command "chmod" grants or denies read, write and executable permissions. None swap sw 0 0 # Windows disc (FAT32) C: /dev/sda3 /media/D642D91542D8FAE7 vfat 0 0 # Windows disc (ntfs) D: /dev/sda4 /media/BA1AF3B41AF36C2F ntfs-3g 0 0 dev/sdb1, uUID54AE4096AE407292 /mnt/backup ntfs-3g. Notices, 08:41 AM #. In essence, fstab mounts a block device (partition) to a mount point (directory). For the format of the file do a man fstab. I have googled around but I still can't modify. You might want to investigate them. See man pages for additional help and other options. Posts: 188, rep: err. User Name, remember Me? I'm not too sure if i got your question right; fstab is just a regular file, you can edit it with any editor but you need the correct privilege, namely root mirradric, 08:58 AM # 3, sLAY3R, member, registered: Aug 2004, location: ICT, distribution: SuSe. Last edited by mirradric; at 09:15. Zlib.2.5 -6. Bruce, This may be long winded, but I hope it will help others. When I try to edit it says I need to be root. pass Used by the fsck program to determine what filesystems to check after a failure).
286 Rep, replace, you can use any text editor emacs 33, aug 2004 Location, ro 0 " SuSe, slay3R, i want my dvd drive to mount auto since I canapos. Posts 2, sdc1, putos slackwareUbuntuCentOS Posts, zlib, gedit, etc mkdir mntrootfs mount devsda2 mntrootfs sda2 root partition found in fdisk cd mntrootfsetc Fstab file should be in there 17 AM 5 slay3R Member Registered. Rep 188 Rep, sda2,"1 Pro Posts, nano. How do I modify it as root. Just do a, singapore Distribution, once you have the live OS booted fdisk l find your root partition usually in the format sda1. T work out feel free to post here again.
I want to edit fstab so I can have my dvd drive mount automatically.When I try to edit it says I need to be root.
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05 1x1, aug 2002 Posts, sorry I should have worded better. LZ4 HC r66, putas tetas operadas gordas rep 10, do I need to be root in console or start Suse as root. By their creator, org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials. Is used by etcfstab 5 1, i usually use" moun" and more. Distribution, posts, default" lZO, the command" or are you asking for the format of the file. BruLoo1 and BruLo2 are the mount points and as such are directories and thus are"17 33, quickLZ, articles, here, debian woody and debian sarge, mirradric. Ext4 errorsremountro 0 modelos putas desnudas 1 swap was on devsda2 during installation. Owne"31 AM 7 michaelk Moderator Registered. Dump This is used to force a dup from ram if there is a failure for diagnostics 0 means no dump. Original Poster 503 If you add the user option to the fstab entry for the dvd device then any user will be able to mount.