Re: .netrc and FAT32


I noticed that if .netrc is on FAT32 mc shows the following and
always ask for the password:


~/.netrc file has not correct mode.
Remove password or correct mode.

mc is written is assumption that it operates on a multi-user system.  The
code for checking .netrc comes from Linux ftp.  I think it's a good idea
not to keep your passwords on FAT32, especially if your OS allows remote

As a "workaround" I moved .netrc to NTFS and created a symlink in $HOME.
It worked.

Very good.

Pavel Roskin

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