Subject: Re: Users mounting things
To: Al B. Snell <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-misc
Date: 03/09/2001 08:31:45
On Fri, Mar 09, 2001 at 04:25:21PM +0000, Al B. Snell wrote:

 > Under Linux, I remember the ability to set a flag in /etc/fstab that
 > allows users to mount CDs and the like.
 > Is there a NetBSD equivelant?

In NetBSD, if a user has access to the device node, he can mount a file
system from that device (some implicit restrictions are placed on the
mounted file systems).

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>