On Wednesday 25 October 2006 19:18, Lane wrote: > I guess I don't know how to ask google and "man fstab" the correct way ... > > How can I grant a non-root user the authority to mount (and then write to) > a usb "key" drive? Especially when said user is already "up in" kde? > > The drive works fine if "root" mounts it, but I'd rather not be root when I > do this on my laptop. And opening a konsole window, "su"ing and then > mounting , is cumbersome. > > I've been looking at "man devfs.rules," as this seems to be near the place > I want to be. But I haven't quite fingered out a way... > > Ya'll don't gotta just tell me the answer, if you don't want. I'm a "man" > man, so to speak. I'm eager to look it up myself, only I don't rightly > know whereinaheck to look.
Lane, I think you'll find this link educational. http://caia.swin.edu.au/reports/041130A/ HTH, David -- Sure the Almighty created the world in only six days, but He didn't have an established user-base. _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"