Bug 189139 - fusermount is not world executable
fusermount is not world executable
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: fuse (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Peter Lemenkov
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-04-17 12:35 EDT by Brian G. Anderson
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-10-16 13:31:20 EDT
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Description Brian G. Anderson 2006-04-17 12:35:25 EDT
Description of problem:
fusermount has its executable sticky bit set, but the program is not world
executable.  This means that a regular user cannot use encfs to mount a personal
encrypted directory.  Only root can mount an ecrypted directory for the user
using "encfs --public ~user/dir-enc ~user/dir"


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
fuse-2.5.2-4.fc5

How reproducible:
always


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Expected results:
A regular user should be able to make a personal encrypted directory without
becomming root.


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Comment 1 Kyrre Ness Sjøbæk 2006-10-16 13:10:35 EDT
You have to add the user into the "fuse" group. Then he/she can mount trough fuse

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