pmount - Mount removable devices as normal user

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository Packman all
Package filename pmount-0.9.99-4.211.i586.rpm
Package name pmount
Package version 0.9.99
Package release 4.211
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category System/Base
License GPL-2.0+
Maintainer -
Download size 61.93 KB
Installed size 143.34 KB
Pmount is a wrapper around the standard mount program which permits normal
users to mount removable devices without a matching /etc/fstab entry.


Package Version Architecture Repository
pmount-0.9.99-4.211.x86_64.rpm 0.9.99 x86_64 Packman
pmount - - -


Name Value
config(pmount) = 0.9.99-4.211 - - - - - - - - - -
permissions -


Name Value
config(pmount) = 0.9.99-4.211
pmount = 0.9.99-4.211
pmount(x86-32) = 0.9.99-4.211


Type URL
Binary Package pmount-0.9.99-4.211.i586.rpm
Source Package pmount-0.9.99-4.211.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Packman repository:
    # zypper addrepo packman
  2. Install pmount rpm package:
    # zypper install pmount




2012-08-16 -
- fix rpmlint error on 12.2+ by adding -fpie to CFLAGS
2011-12-03 -
- update to 0.9.99-alpha
2010-06-19 -
- new upstream version <0.9.23>
* fix a security hole (see CVE-2010-2192 for more
information). Upgrading is seriously recommended.
2010-05-11 -
- add fix_cryptsetup_rroot.patch
2010-05-07 -
- new upstream version <0.9.21>
* now whitelisting ext4.
* few tweaks
* now, cryptsetup is run by default with ruid = euid = 0 to work
around a libgcrypt "feature"
* pulling new translations from Rosetta
2010-01-02 -
- added patch to fix warnings about implcit declarations of functions
- added patch to suppress warning "unknown filesystem ext4dev" on 11.1
- added libblkid-devel to BuildRequires (needed for building in OBS)
2009-11-26 -
- added cryptsetup-rroot.patch from debian upstream
2009-11-13 -
- added bash-completion script (taken from debian sid)
- added ext4 support (adapted patch from debian sid)
- converted sources to bz2
- added rpmlintrc
2009-09-11 -
- new upstream version <0.9.20>
* fix few typos (in man/pmount.1 and
* severely discourage lazy unmount
* switch to errors=remount-ro to avoid massive FS corruption when a
problem is found
* allow unmounting of devices which do not exist anymore
* pulled newer translations from Rosatta
2009-03-05 -
- new upstream version <0.9.19>
* drop the dependency on libsysfs and also fix failure to recognise
that a device is removable with newer kernels
* do realpath expansion on devices whitelisted in /etc/pmount.allow,
which enables the use of symlinks inside it.
* fixed few problems in the manual page
* pulled newer translations from Rosetta

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