Re: 2.4.11: mount flag noexec still broken for VFAT partition

From: Andreas Dilger (
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 16:13:33 EST

On Oct 10, 2001 23:01 +0300, Andris Pavenis wrote:
> Similary as with 2.4.10 mount flag noexec does not work for VFAT
> partition. I have following in fstab
> /dev/hda1 /c vfat noexec,gid=201,umask=002,quiet 1 0
> /dev/hda5 /d vfat noexec,gid=201,umask=002,quiet 1 0
> but I see that all files in corresponding filesystems are still
> exectuable

Probably because your uid or gid match the above, so your access permission
is done by checking "user" or "group" and not "other". Try "umask=113"

Cheers, Andreas

Andreas Dilger  \ "If a man ate a pound of pasta and a pound of antipasto,
                 \  would they cancel out, leaving him still hungry?"               -- Dogbert

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