Subject: Re: Allow non-root users to access to CD-ROM and Floppy
To: NetBSD Users Mailing List <netbsd-users@NetBSD.org>
From: Aaron J. Grier <email@example.com>
Date: 09/03/2004 11:56:07
On Fri, Sep 03, 2004 at 10:16:11AM -0400, Jan Schaumann wrote:
> James Gray <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Hello, I am trying to allow not root users to access CD-ROM and Floppy
> > drives.
> How about amd(8)?
> I've been using that for floppy, cdrom and USB sticks, which works quite
> well. Users just have to 'cd /auto/cd' or 'cd /auto/floppy' or 'cd
> /auto/stick' and the device will be mounted.
how do you cleanly umount? have amd flush frequently?
Aaron J. Grier | "Not your ordinary poofy goof." | email@example.com
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