Subject: sysctl for users mounting filesystems
To: None <>
From: Frank van der Linden <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/16/2000 13:49:16
I've introduced a sysctl to enable/disable mounting of filesystems
by non-root users. This sometimes nice, but little-used feature,
is now switched off by default.

The sysctl is called "vfs.generic.usermount".

Use "sysctl -w vfs.generic.usermount=1" to switch this feature on.

- Frank