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My first Ubuntu 12.04 desktop got corrupted and would not boot. I would like to recover the files from that PC so I tried to connect the HD to a second Ubuntu 13.04 but it would not mount. Below is what was shown when I do cat /etc/fstab and cat /etc/mtab. The old HD does not show.

/dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-root /               ext4    errors=remount-ro 0       1

'# /boot was on /dev/sda1 during installation

UUID=e10e5edf-08f8-4ead-bf16-ca12e4b6abb5 /boot ext2 defaults        0       2

/dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-swap_1 none            swap    sw              0       0

/dev/mapper/ubuntu--vg-root / ext4 rw,errors=remount-ro 0 0

proc /proc proc rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev 0 0

sysfs /sys sysfs rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev 0 0

none /sys/fs/cgroup tmpfs rw 0 0

none /sys/fs/fuse/connections fusectl rw 0 0

none /sys/kernel/debug debugfs rw 0 0

none /sys/kernel/security securityfs rw 0 0

udev /dev devtmpfs rw,mode=0755 0 0

devpts /dev/pts devpts rw,noexec,nosuid,gid=5,mode=0620 0 0

tmpfs /run tmpfs rw,noexec,nosuid,size=10%,mode=0755 0 0

none /run/lock tmpfs rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev,size=5242880 0 0

none /run/shm tmpfs rw,nosuid,nodev 0 0

none /run/user tmpfs rw,noexec,nosuid,nodev,size=104857600,mode=0755 0 0

/dev/sda1 /boot ext2 rw 0 0

gvfsd-fuse /run/user/curly/gvfs fuse.gvfsd-fuse rw,nosuid,nodev,user=curly 0 0

However, it shows up on Disk Util. Disk Util does not give me the option of mounting the partition. Originally it was configured as a LVM partition in the old PC. Could that be the problem?

Is there still hope of getting my files back from the old HD?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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