Re: external USB hard drive mount permissions
- Date: Sat, 02 Sep 2017 14:50:41 +0200
- From: Federico Beffa <beffa@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: external USB hard drive mount permissions
Federico Beffa <beffa@xxxxxxxx> writes:
> I'm using Debian Stretch with Gnome. When I plug-in an external USB
> hard drive (ext4) it gets automatically mounted at /media/beffa/label.
> However, the drive is read-only for the user owning the Gnome shell
> (beffa). I've tried adding default ACL entries to /media/beffa as
> # file: .
> # owner: root
> # group: root
> but the device is still only writable by root.
> How can I tell the system to make it writable for the user owning the
> Gnome session or even everybody?
I'm just stupid! I just had to change permissions on the USB drive