Nothing like Getright? (was Re: kernel -2.4.10/11 and vfat)

Matthias Benkmann matthias at
Fri Oct 12 15:14:37 PDT 2001

On 12 Oct 2001, at 9:50, Adam Ottley wrote:

> On October 12, 2001 05:31 am, you wrote:
> > According to the mount manpage, the noexec option simply stops binaries
> > from being executed. It doesn't say anything about changing the
> > permissions on them.
> When I mount a vfat partition exec, everything has 755 permissions.  When
> mounted noexec, the permissions are 644. -- Unsubscribe: send email to

Can you enter directories on the vfat partition as a normal user with the 
644 settings?


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