Df Permission Denied

General Information

Fixing the 'permission denied' message when doing a 'df' command.


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df permission fix

Example df Permission denied output

[user@system ~]$ df -hT
df: `/var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs': Permission denied
Filesystem           Type   Size  Used Avail Use% Mounted on
                     ext4   3.9G  2.4G  1.3G  66% /

The Solution

chmod o+rX /var/lib/nfs

  • linux_wiki/df_permission_denied.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/05/25 23:50
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