Section: Maintenance Commands (8)Updated: 24 January 1999Local indexUp
fdutilsconfig - configure the suid bit of fdmount
script provides an interactive way to configure the suid bit of
binary. It asks you some questions, give you a hint
if needed, and enters your choice to
When upgrading the Debian fdutils package, the suid bit information stored in
is used to tell the new fdmount binary to keep your old suid bit settings.
The script makes use of the
Debian package, if it is installed. If the script cannot find it,
it manipulates the suid bit directly via `chmod u+s' command.
reads and writes the configuration from /etc/fdmount.conf. This file is
usually created when the fdutils package is installed for the first time.
Please don't edit /etc/fdmount.conf manually! Use
This script was written exclusively for the Debian GNU/Linux distribution.
It is not a part of the upstream fdutils sources.