Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 812600
ecryptfs-mount-private fails with /sbin/mount.ecryptfs_private: Permission denied
Last modified: 2013-08-02 05:09:53 EDT
Description of problem:
Trying to mount a newly established Private directory fails
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. run ecryptfs-mount-private
2. enter password
I get an error:
/usr/bin/ecryptfs-mount-private: line 72: /sbin/mount.ecryptfs_private: Permission denied
Private should be mounted
You are not a member of ecryptfs group.
Run following command as root:
usermod -a -G ecryptfs your_username
relogin and it should work fine.
I'll add better error message to ecryptfs-mount-private
Thanks. I had added myself to the group but forgot to login again.
It works fine now.
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