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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   
>>    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?

Thanks,

Rodolfo