[Samba] can't access vfat partition running mandrake 9.1

John H Terpstra jht at samba.org
Tue Jun 3 02:48:06 GMT 2003


Why do you want to share a VFAT partition?

Did you check the man page for mount?
	man mount

What arguments are you passing to the mount command?

- John T.

On Sat, 10 May 2003, Almar Fontanilla Contreras wrote:

> I have a vfat partition inside my linux box i tried to share it but no
> body can access it. have to mount the patition in order to share it
> which i did and make a symlink inside my samba share directory pointing
> to the mounted partition. the directory are all owned by root. There is
> a problem also if i mount it. it keep changing the permission of the
> mounted partion from drwxr-xr-x to drwxr--r-- and this is i dont know
> how to tweak it.

John H Terpstra
Email: jht at samba.org

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