Re: exfat usb stick mounted only as root
- Date: Tue, 01 Jan 2019 12:29:58 +0000
- From: Rodolfo Medina <rodolfo.medina@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: exfat usb stick mounted only as root
deloptes <deloptes@xxxxxxxxx> writes:
> Rodolfo Medina wrote:
>> Hi all.
>> In my /etc/fstab I have:
>> UUID=76E8-CACF /mnt/2TBusbdrive exfat rw,user,noauto 0
>> , but when I try to mount it as normal user I get:
>> $ mount /mnt/2TBusbdrive/
>> FUSE exfat 1.3.0
>> ERROR: failed to open '/dev/sdb1': Permission denied.
>> Instead, as root, I can mount it without problems. How can I have it
>> mounted *also* as normal user...?
>> Thanks for any help,
> Are you member of plugdev group? I think this was the right one.
Thanks, but the problem persists after doing:
# usermod -a -G plugdev rodolfo
Any other suggestions?