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Bug 232631 - USB keys are mounted as root
Summary: USB keys are mounted as root
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 234716
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: gnome-volume-manager
Version: 5.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: John (J5) Palmieri
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-16 14:07 UTC by Charles A. Landemaine
Modified: 2013-03-13 04:51 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-03 19:30:18 UTC
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Description Charles A. Landemaine 2007-03-16 14:07:25 UTC
If I plug an USB key, I can't copy a file to it as a user because it's 
automounted as root, which makes the USB key pretty much useless.

Comment 1 David Zeuthen 2007-03-16 17:08:59 UTC
What is the file system of the USB key? Also, please attach output of lshal.

Comment 2 Charles A. Landemaine 2007-03-16 17:17:29 UTC
For some reason it's working fine now. I tried to close this bug but it said I 
don't have enough privileges to mark this bug as "Closed". Linux took all our 

Comment 3 David Zeuthen 2007-04-03 19:30:18 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 234716 ***

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