correct settings for ntfs partition in fstab

Bruno Wolff III bruno at wolff.to
Mon Jul 26 17:41:35 UTC 2010


On Mon, Jul 26, 2010 at 12:11:29 +0200,
  Pasan <prasanhetti at gmail.com> wrote:
> I dual boot my laptop with Windows 7 and fedora 13 x86_64.
> 
> I want my ntfs partitions to be mounted with RW access only when  a certain
> mount point is accessed with root permissions.
> 
> I also want the same ntfs partition mounted in another mount point with Read
> Only access for all users at boot time.

I think a read only bind mount may work for you here. There is a Linux
Weekly News article on this from two years ago that might be a good
starting point:
http://lwn.net/Articles/281157/


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