where/under what do I look for relaxing the privlege requirements for mounting/accessing devices?

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Sun Apr 16 14:07:48 UTC 2006

"Jim Stapleton" <stapleton.41 at gmail.com> writes:

> I want a non-root user (I'm happy to limit it to wheel users), to be
> able to mount smb shares and rip music, but I don't know how to do
> this. Where can I find documentation on this?

For the mounting part, see the FAQ entry titled "How do I let ordinary
users mount floppies, CDROMs and other removable media?".

For ripping from CD, access to the device should be enough.

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