Autofs directory/filesystem permissions

Sam Couter scouter at
Tue Apr 30 22:22:05 EST 2002

Matthew Gibbins <MJGibbins at> wrote:
>  root.root and -rwxr-xr-x as the bits. Is there any way to specify the
> and permission bits for automounted file systems?

It makes no sense to do so. It's not a normal filesystem; you can't
"touch /mnt/foo" if /mnt is an automount directory, regardless of
whether you're root or joeuser.
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