Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I have a home server with my movies and what not on it. When I boot the PC it tells me that (media/Media/ is the drive) /media/Media/ is not ready to mount or is not available (I don't know the exact words) so I pressed S to skip mounting and manually mounted it in GParted, which said it wasn't even set up, which I had already done when I first set up the server. I am going to post below the /etc/fstab/ and gksu blkid and see if y'all can help me. It seems to be fine, but for some reason when I restart the computer it's as if I never set up the partition. Anyway, here it is:

/dev/sda1: UUID="dd0448ac-2f22-4b55-9a5a-ebebef6cadbc" TYPE="ext4" 
/dev/sda3: LABEL="Media" UUID="40F81DFF77FEAF2F" TYPE="ntfs" 
/dev/sda5: UUID="d20a43cb-86f5-4d81-85a6-c4fc21248e11" TYPE="swap" 

That is the gksu blkid. Here is the /etc/fstab/

# /etc/fstab: static file system information.
#
# Use 'blkid' to print the universally unique identifier for a
# device; this may be used with UUID= as a more robust way to name devices
# that works even if disks are added and removed. See fstab(5).
#
# <file system> <mount point>   <type>  <options>       <dump>  <pass>
proc                                       /proc         proc  nodev,noexec,nosuid  0  0  
# / was on /dev/sdc1 during installation
UUID=dd0448ac-2f22-4b55-9a5a-ebebef6cadbc  /             ext4  errors=remount-ro    0  1  
# swap was on /dev/sdc5 during installation
UUID=d20a43cb-86f5-4d81-85a6-c4fc21248e11  none          swap  sw                   0  0  
/dev/sdb3                                  /media/Media  ntfs  defaults             0  0  
/dev/sda3                                  /media/Media  ntfs  defaults             0  0  

Thanks in advance!

EDIT/Correction: media/Media is NOT the drive, it is the partition on the drive with Ubuntu as well. Sorry my misuse of vocabulary

share|improve this question
    
EDIT media/Media is NOT the drive, it is the partition on the drive with Ubuntu as well. Sorry my misuse of vocabulary. –  user242946 Feb 2 at 22:41
add comment

1 Answer 1

You are trying to mount two different partitions /dev/sdb3 and /dev/sda3 on the same mount point /media/Media. Create a new folder under /media (e.g. Media2) and edit your fstab to mount the second partition on that.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.