|-a||Force behaviour to return MS-DOS 8.3 names also on readdir.|
|-i||Make name lookup case insensitive for all names except POSIX names.|
|Set the owner of the files in the file system to user. The default owner is the owner of the directory on which the file system is being mounted.|
|Set the group of the files in the file system to group. The default group is the group of the directory on which the file system is being mounted.|
|Specify the maximum file permissions for files in the file system. Only the nine low-order bits of mask are used.|
|Specify local charset to convert Unicode file names. Currently only reading is supported, thus the file system is to be mounted read-only.|
for the description of this option.
.Bf Em This option is preserved for backward compatibility purpose only, and will be removed in the future. Please do not use this option.
NTFS file attributes are accessed in following way:foo[[:ATTRTYPE]:ATTRNAME]
'ATTRTYPE' is one of the identifiers listed in $AttrDef file of volume. Default is $DATA. 'ATTRNAME' is an attribute name. Default is none.
To mount an NTFS volume located in /dev/ad1s1:
mount_ntfs /dev/ad1s1 /mnt
To get the volume name (in Unicode):
To read directory raw data:
To mount a Japanese NTFS volume located in /dev/ad0s1:
mount_ntfs -C eucJP /dev/ad0s1 /mnt
There is limited writing ability. Limitations: file must be nonresident and must not contain any sparces (uninitialized areas); compressed files are also not supported. The file name must not contain multibyte characters.
mount(2), unmount(2), fstab(5), mount(8), mount_msdosfs(8)
This utility is primarily used for read access to an NTFS volume. See the WRITING section for details about writing to an NTFS volume.
The mount_ntfs utility first appeared in
.Fx 3.0 .
The Unicode conversion routine was added by
.An Ryuichiro Imura Aq email@example.com in 2003.
The NTFS kernel implementation, mount_ntfs utility, and manual were written by
.An Semen Ustimenko Aq semenu@FreeBSD.org .
|November 17, 2007||MOUNT_NTFS (8)|