Re: all files are executable in vfat

Alan Cox (
Fri, 28 Sep 2001 23:04:10 +0100 (BST)

> > Not for filesystems that store permission info, e.g., ext2,
> > ISO9660+RockRidge, etc.
> Sometimes I wish there was a uid/gid option for ext2, too. (Doing
> forensic analysis as root is a bit risky. ;-)

Usermode Linux can mount your ext2fs block device in the virtual linux,
and with copy on write of changes to a different file.

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