But, by setting the permissions option, you can benefit from the full ownership and permissions features as defined by POSIX.Moreover, by defining a Windows-to-Linux user mapping in the file .Most of the generic mount options described in mount(8) are supported (ro, rw, suid, nosuid, dev, nodev, exec, noexec).Below is a summary of the options that ntfs-3g additionally accepts.It comes in two variants ntfs-3g and lowntfs-3g with a few differences mentioned below in relevant options descriptions.The to be mounted can be either a block device or an image file.
It provides safe handling of the Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows 2000, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 NTFS file systems.
When a user mapping file is defined, the options uid=, gid=, umask=, fmask=, dmask= and silent are ignored.
See ownership and permissions for valid combinations of security related options.
Use file file-name as the user mapping file instead of the default . If file-name defines a full path, the file must be located on a partition previously mounted.
If it defines a relative path, it is interpreted relative to the root of NTFS partition being mounted.