Bash scripts

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Sun Apr 17 18:05:46 EDT 2011

On Sun, Apr 17, 2011 at 4:28 PM, Kevin Gordon <kgordon420 at> wrote:
> Again, since this package is used all through fedora, (and on Ubuntu too, I
> think), I doubt little old me should be telling the upstream world how it
> should work.

Bingo. It's a security feature -- avoids the situations where you plug
in a usb drive and accidentally double-click on something and kaboom.

Your workaround #2 (bash /media/foo/ is what I'd do.

You can also mount -o remount,exec /media/foo


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