Exec permissions on a thumb drive

Alec Shaw shaw.alec at gmail.com
Sun Jul 15 18:23:35 MDT 2007


Brian Hawkins wrote:
> I have a thumb drive that is formated fat32.  I use it to keep personal
> projects on that I move between Linux and WinXP.
>
>> From my linux box (FC6) when I try to run a program that is on it, 
>> that I
> just compiled, I get a "Permission denied" error.
> I have a feeling this has something to do with how my computer mounts the
> thumb drive.  What can I do to fix it?
>
> Thanks
> Brian
>
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As an aside here is an article about the dangers of USB drives.

http://www.informit.com/guides/content.asp?g=security&seqNum=263&rl=1




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