Subject: Re: mounting problem?
To: None <>
From: Jarle Fredrik Greipsland <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/08/1995 12:54:34
Robert Dobbs writes:
[ ... ]
> atrium 70% ls -al
> ls: ..: Permission denied
[ ... ]
Check the permissions of the underlying mount point, i.e. /usr/local
before you do the 'mount /dev/wd0g /usr/local' stuff.   The kernel
uses the permissions from that inode when it's granting/denying access
to the '..' entry from the mounted partition.

"Now let me explain why this makes intuitive sense."
				-- Prof. Larry Wasserman