I mounted an ssd(ext4) today but Ican’t read/write folders without using sudo in the console. How can access the ssd without having to use
sudo because I’d like to use it as a drive for games
I already tried
sudo usermod -a -G root $USER. That didn’t work.
Unfortunately not a good idea, better to remove it. See
man usermod for more info.
How did you mount it?
What’s the filesystem?
There are lots of mount options available. See
for more info. In fstab you probably want to use options
Thank you for your response
gid aren’t valid options for
I tried both
fstab or rather a combination of them.
But I found the solution. I just had to use
mount and then:
chown -R <user id>:<group id> <mount directory>
That was the kind of command I initially searched for but couldn’t find.
I found the solution here: https://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/298141/unrecognized-mount-option-uid-33-or-missing-value/298168#298168
Great that you got it solved despite some misleading help!
Yeah, you’re right, sorry about that. Some other filesystems support them.
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