Hi, i can’t copying files from my laptop to usb-stick as normal user (write prtotect error). As root i can copying files to usb-stick. What’s wrong?
writing on usb stick only as root?
ThinkPad x200 with Antergos
@Danica_Talos you probably dont have read write for your username.
you need to do something like this
sudo chown -R myname:users /media/usb
of course change the myname and users for your username and find your usb location.
i would probably first format the usb gparted always works good. then chown it.
…As root i can copying files to usb-stick…
If there are other partitions on the disk, not mounted through /etc/fstab, can you access them as a regular user, for example, in file manager? Or you’re asked for the root password on the first access to them?
The correct way to do this is to add yourself (or the user you want) to the usb storage group.
You just need to edit /etc/group and add something like this :
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