[CentOS] UDEV rule allow users to unmount USB stick

Philip Manuel phil at zomojo.com
Tue Dec 23 00:56:58 UTC 2008

Lanny Marcus wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 22, 2008 at 7:19 PM, Philip Manuel <phil at zomojo.com> wrote:
>> I'm trying to understand why a normal user is not allowed to unmount
>> their USB stick?  I think it is most likely a udev rule.  does anyone know ?
> Are we talking about USB Memory here? If so, I have not seen this
> issue. I've never used USB Memory while logged in as root. I'm using
> CentOS 5 (32 bit).
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Yes the usb stick/memory mounts correctly, but then they are not allowed 
to unmount it, using for example umount /media/device  We are using 
Centos5.2 64bit

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