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Re: exfat usb stick mounted only as root




On Tue, Jan 01, 2019 at 09:36:27AM +0000, Rodolfo Medina wrote:

Hi,

> Instead, as root, I can mount it without problems.  How can I have it mounted
> *also* as normal user...?

Short answer: it's not supported

Longer answer: https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=916987#35

There are patches for pmount floating around and I used a locally build and patched pmount.
Depending on your local security requirements you might be also fine with adding the suid
flag but that's not something I can recommend for everyone.

Cheers,
Sven