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I'm trying to mount a ecryptfs volume on Red Hat as a regular user. ecryptfs-utils is installed from source (repos only contain old versions). Mounting as root works normally, but trying with a regular user (who owns the mount) results in a mount: no such file or directory(descriptive, I know). This same procedure works flawlessly on Ubuntu, Debian and CentOS.

This is how I mount:
mount -i /path/volume

(-i is required for automounting. Without it, the ecryptfs mount helper is called which is interactive, i.e. requires user input.)

fstab is correctly set up, i did chmod +s /sbin/mount.ecryptfs as suggested by documentation but nothing helped. Note that mounting non-ecryptfs volumes with regular users works.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

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Please avoid deleting and reposting your questions. Instead, edit the question. – Michael Hampton Aug 5 '13 at 10:48

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