DOS partition permissions.

Markus Kovero markus.kovero at
Thu Jan 1 13:42:14 PST 2004

you can define permissions on mount time with some clever option which I
just cant remember right now.
Use man mount luke.

greets markus kovero
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Eric F Crist" <ecrist at>
To: <freebsd-questions at>
Sent: Thursday, January 01, 2004 11:37 PM
Subject: DOS partition permissions.

> Hey all,
> How can I change the write permissions on DOS partitions?  I have tried a
> chmod 0777 /dev/<device> and chmod 0777 /<mount-point> and neither have
> effect.  What am I doing wrong?  I'm trying to do this for a USB storage
> device and a DOS partition I use for sharing some files between FreeBSD
> XP.
> -- 
> Eric F Crist
> AdTech Integrated Systems, Inc
> (612) 998-3588
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