.\" Copyright (c) 2002 Apple Computer, Inc. All rights reserved. .\" .\" The contents of this file constitute Original Code as defined in and .\" are subject to the Apple Public Source License Version 1.1 (the .\" "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the .\" License. Please obtain a copy of the License at .\" http://www.apple.com/publicsource and read it before using this file. .\" .\" This Original Code and all software distributed under the License are .\" distributed on an "AS IS" basis, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER .\" EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND APPLE HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, .\" INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, .\" FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. Please see the .\" License for the specific language governing rights and limitations .\" under the License. .\" .\" @(#)mount_hfs.8 .Dd March 14, 2001 .Dt MOUNT_HFS 8 .Os "Mac OS X" .Sh NAME .Nm mount_hfs .Nd mount an HFS/HFS+ file system .Sh SYNOPSIS .Nm mount_hfs .Op Fl e Ar encoding .Op Fl u Ar user .Op Fl g Ar group .Op Fl m Ar mask .Op Fl o Ar options .Op Fl j .Op Fl w .Op Fl x .Ar special .Ar directory .Sh DESCRIPTION The .Nm mount_hfs command attaches the HFS file system residing on the device .Pa special to the global file system namespace at the location indicated by .Pa directory . This command is normally executed by .Xr mount 8 at boot time. .Pp The options are as follows: .Bl -tag -width indent .It Fl e Ar encoding (standard HFS volumes only) Specify the Macintosh encoding. The following encodings are supported: .Pp Arabic, ChineseSimp, ChineseTrad, Croatian, Cyrillic, Greek, Hebrew, Icelandic, Japanese, Korean, Roman (default), Romanian, Thai, Turkish .It Fl u Ar user Set the owner of the files in the file system to .Pa user . The default owner is the owner of the directory on which the file system is being mounted. The .Pa user may be a user-name, or a numeric value. .It Fl g Ar group Set the group of the files in the file system to .Pa group . The default group is the group of the directory on which the file system is being mounted. The .Pa group may be a group-name, or a numeric value. .It Fl m Ar mask Specify the maximum file permissions for files in the file system. (For example, a .Pa mask of 755 specifies that, by default, the owner should have read, write, and execute permissions for files, but others should only have read and execute permissions. See chmod(1) for more information about octal file modes.) Only the nine low-order bits of .Pa mask are used. The default .Pa mask is taken from the directory on which the file system is being mounted. .It Fl o Options are specified with a .Fl o flag followed by a comma separated string of options. See the .Xr mount 8 man page for possible options and their meanings. .It Fl j Ignore the journal for this mount. .It Fl w Mount the HFS wrapper volume. .It Fl x Disable execute permissions on a standard HFS file system. .El .Sh SEE ALSO .Xr mount 2 , .Xr unmount 2 , .Xr fstab 5 , .Xr mount 8 .Sh BUGS Some HFS file systems with highly fragmented catalog files may not mount. .Sh HISTORY The .Nm mount_hfs utility first appeared in Mac OS X Server 1.0.