Re: User rw Permissions on New Hard Drive
- Date: Fri, 1 Mar 2019 01:30:47 -0500
- From: Cindy-Sue Causey <butterflybytes@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: User rw Permissions on New Hard Drive
On 2/28/19, Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> David Wright composed on 2019-02-28 20:26 (UTC-0600):
>> I always add an explicit rw or ro under options, along with defaults.
> English can be tricky. Please clarify. AIUI, the string "defaults" is a
> placeholder, unnecessary if
> any other option is specified. Man mount doesn't make it clear to me. I
> can't recall ever including
> it along with any other option. I've always assumed all defaults not
> explicitly overridden will be
That's what I'd been thinking, too. Because of your question, I just
tried a search for...
Some things pulled up from varying resources out there. Without
actually visiting any of the results, sometimes they just said the
above. Other times, they would have "defaults,rw" with a few of the
various remaining options tacked on the end of that, as well.
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