Difference between revisions of "Talk:USB storage devices"

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I tried to follow the instructions in "Mounting the USB stick as normal user with Fstab," but it didn't work. Said I had permissions errors when I tried to open the /mnt/usbstick. So, I tried replacing: <br>
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/dev/sda1 /mnt/usbstick vfat rw,noauto,async,user 0 0 <br>
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with <br>
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/dev/sda1 /mnt/usbstick vfat rw,noauto,async,user,umask=1000 0 0 <br>
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(because that's what they did in the previous section) <br>
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I'm not sure if it is worth mentioning (I am an arch noob)- is the current info wrong or is my setup goofy somehow (I don't think I've changed anything that would make this not work...) [[User:Braegan|Braegan]] 20:15, 26 May 2010 (EDT)

Revision as of 00:15, 27 May 2010

I tried to follow the instructions in "Mounting the USB stick as normal user with Fstab," but it didn't work. Said I had permissions errors when I tried to open the /mnt/usbstick. So, I tried replacing:
/dev/sda1 /mnt/usbstick vfat rw,noauto,async,user 0 0
with
/dev/sda1 /mnt/usbstick vfat rw,noauto,async,user,umask=1000 0 0
(because that's what they did in the previous section)
I'm not sure if it is worth mentioning (I am an arch noob)- is the current info wrong or is my setup goofy somehow (I don't think I've changed anything that would make this not work...) Braegan 20:15, 26 May 2010 (EDT)