Established method to enable suid scripts?

Polytropon freebsd at
Wed May 11 01:55:07 UTC 2011

On Tue, 10 May 2011 21:43:43 -0400, Daniel Staal <DStaal at> wrote:
> One thought: What's the output of 'mount' for the slice you are trying to 
> run this script from?  (Suid can be blocked on a per-mountpoint basis.)

Just for terminology: You mount a partition, _not_ a slice,
so mount operates on partition (associating them to mountpoints,
and as you correctly pointed out, mount options can include
the prohibition of SUID execution using the "nosuid" option).

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