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When an external storage device like a flash drive is plugged in, it gets automatically mounted without any root authentication by nautilus. But why does mounting NTFS partitions within the same internal harddrive require root authentication? How to give a regular user the permission to mount this partition?

  • Linux (which distribution)? Unix? Which flavour? – Jan Oct 3 '15 at 10:14
  • Sorry. Its my mistake, i didn't mention it. I use Debian Jessie 8.0 – S Praveen Kumar Oct 3 '15 at 15:15

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