NTFS Write Support (ntfs-3g) on Fedora 7 Linux

Normally Linux systems can only read from Windows NTFS partitions, but not write to them which can be very annoying if you have to work with Linux and Windows systems. This is where ntfs-3g comes into play. ntfs-3g is an open source, freely available NTFS driver for Linux with read and write support. This tutorial shows how to use ntfs-3g on a Fedora 7 desktop to read from and write to Windows NTFS drives and partitions. read more…

Restrict Linux su command to root

su is run a shell with substitute user and group IDs. su is used to become another user during a login session. Invoked
without a username, su defaults to becoming the super user. The optional argument – may be used to provide an environment similar to what the user would expect had the user logged in directly. read more…


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