"Operation not permitted" when mounting floppy or cdrom
youshi10 at u.washington.edu
Sat Feb 17 21:14:00 UTC 2007
> FreeBSD 6.2. Recently installed will not permit user mount of floppy disk,
> cdrom, or usb. Works fine as root. Checked devfs.conf, devfs.rules,
> /dev. Nothing seems to make a difference.
> Any ideas welcomed...
You don't have access to the /dev nodes. Make sure that your user has
the ability to mount.
Make sure that this sysctl is also set to 1:
If that doesn't work, then we'll have to get more info about the devices
you're trying to mount (ls -l), what groups you're in, etc.
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