[Cialug] USB enclosure for Linux ext3 drive
newz at bearfruit.org
Mon Jul 28 11:24:37 CDT 2008
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 11:18 AM, Kendall Bailey <krbailey at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 11:04 AM, Matthew Nuzum <newz at bearfruit.org> wrote:
>> So if the file system is owned by root then you may be able to read it
>> but you probably won't be able to write to it. Even if the icon shows
>> up on your desktop.
> But if I'm root on the box that has the drive plugged in, I can chown
> the whole file tree, right?
Yes, no problems with that. It behaves just like an ext2/3 fs. The
problem can be that you may expect it to behave like a fat32 fs which
it won't. (at least that was my prob)
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