I'm baffled. I've looked around for awhile on this but nobody seems to have quite the issue I do.
I have an ntfs partition for all of my stuff, and I want to run some programs off of it. However, I keep getting
Very well, I'll try
sudo ./eclipse. Nope.
Okay, well, maybe I have to chmod.
sudo chmod +x eclipse.
eclipse is still
sudo chmod -v +x eclipse
mode of 'eclipse' changed from 0600 (rw-------) to 0711 (rwx--x--x)
ls -l reveals that it's still
I then open nautilus as root, and find the file, and try to do it from the GUI. Turns out the same thing happens. The "Allow executing file as program" option isn't disabled, but when I tick the box it unticks the moment my mouse leaves. What's going on?
mount reveals that this partition is mounted in
rw mode, which I know is important.
fstab line is
UUID="755AF93248ACABD6" /s ntfs rw,auto,users,nls=utf8,umask=007,gid=46 0 0