Subject: Re: Allow user-mounting of file-systems (specifically floppies and CD-ROMs)
To: Brian de Alwis <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 01/26/2001 02:43:44
> Is there a way to allow user mounts (floppies, CD-ROMs) beyond setuid
> mount_ffs and mount_cd9660?

sysctl -w vfs.generic.usermount=1

Note that the user has to own the directory that's being mounted over,
and it will automatically add nosuid,nodev.