untrusted user mount usb, followed handbook, still no luck
jungleboogie0 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 04:59:19 UTC 2014
>Around 2010 I wrote the manual pages devfs.conf(5) and devfs.rules(5).
they are still up to date. If something is missing or unclear, please
Example shows: [localrules=10]
This example shows:[localrules=5]
What's the difference between the two?
On 31 March 2014 09:48, Roland Smith <rsmith at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On Sun, Mar 30, 2014 at 10:39:49PM +0100, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
> > Hi
> > I followed the handbook, sec, 18.5. USB Storage Devices:
> > http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/usb-disks.html
> > but still I get:
> > $ mount_msdosfs /dev/da0s1 mnt/
> > mount_msdosfs: /dev/da0s1: Operation not permitted
> > $
> > I added myself to the operator group,
> > and followed all the other steps:
> Perhaps a personal preference, but consider making another group, like usb.
> The operator group is also used for system maintenance.
> > $ id
> > uid=1001(mexas) gid=0(wheel) groups=0(wheel),5(operator)
> > $ tail -n2 /etc/devfs.conf
> The following lines should be in /etc/devfs.rules, not /etc/devfs.conf!
> > [localrules=5]
> > add path 'da*' mode 0660 group operator
> The rest looks OK.
> > $ sysctl vfs.usermount
> > vfs.usermount: 1
> > $ grep devfs /etc/rc.conf
> > devfs_system_ruleset="localrules"
> > What am I missing?
> The handbook chapter looks OK. On FreeBSD 9 or later, not unmounting the
> filesystem isn't the problem it used to be. At least you don't get a kernel
> panic anymore. But I would nevertheless recommend to mount USB devices with
> the ‘sync’ option.
> Around 2010 I wrote the manual pages devfs.conf(5) and devfs.rules(5).
> they are still up to date. If something is missing or unclear, please
> submit a
> If you get this working, you might want to check out sysutils/automount. It
> will mount partitions for you as soon as they are discovered.
> R.F.Smith http://rsmith.home.xs4all.nl/
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