samba & file ownerships
heja at xox.pl
Sat Jun 5 17:07:34 GMT 1999
Gerald Carter wrote:
> Stephen L Arnold wrote:
> > > Is it at all possible to mount a FAT16/32 filesystem and use
> > > file ownerships on it? I expect not, but figured I should ask the
> > > question to find out for sure.
> > Isn't that what the umsdos filesystem is for? Probably only works
> > with fat16 though.
> No. There are no file permissions on FAT.
...and THIS is what umsdos filesystem IS FOR (see Stephen's answer) - it
enables file permissions for a LINUX directory on a FAT filesystem.
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