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

Simon Geard delgarde at
Sat Oct 13 03:51:21 PDT 2001

On Saturday 13 October 2001 04:50, 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.

Yes, that seems to work on my 2.4.6 system... mounted with noexec,umask=022. 
Must try it in one of my 2.4.10 boots...

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