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Mount AUFS pooled volume on boot (persistent / permanent)

I have mounted aufs with the following command: sudo mount -t aufs -o br=/mnt/disk1=rw:/mnt/disk2=rw -o sum -o udba=reval -o create=pmfs none /mnt/virtual It seems tow ork as expected so far with ...
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Gave up waiting for root device-edited grub and even tried reinstall

After I upgraded the Ubuntu kernel from 3.8.0-29 generic to 3.16.2 i tried to reboot and got dropped to the busy box shell with an initramfs prompt exactly like this Gave up waiting for root device. ...
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How can I load modules from /etc/modules before mounting local file systems?

I have modified /etc/fstab to mount a file system that requires a custom module. On two out of three systems, all running Ubuntu 14.04, I can simply add the module to /etc/modules and it will mount ...
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Mounting Disk by UUID - FIle Or Directory Does Not Exist? [duplicate]

I have a ubuntu server (14.04) with a few issues. It's rackmountable, but running the desktop version of Ubuntu. It has 3 HDD bays and 1 internal SSD running the OS. Only one of the HDD bays is being ...
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Problem when booting Ubuntu - Press S to skip mounting or M for manual recovery

When starting Ubuntu I get an error message that says: An error occurred while mounting /windows. Press S to skip mounting or M for manual recovery. Searching the internet I saw that I should open ...
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How do I fix the fstype boot issue?

I'm new to Ubuntu (running 14.04) and I need to get back to Windows 8 as soon as possible so I tried using testdisk to at least access my files but when I rebooted I couldn't get past the crypt page. ...
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failed to mount Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a laptop have a windows 7 installed ...works fine for the few first week until I have a problem of " read only file system " it was self fixed by restarting and ...
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Ubuntu with system on mdadm, broken grub, won't boot

My old disc started failing so I decided to change it. While moving data to a new disk, seeing how big it is, I though it would be a good decision to split the disk and add some insurance with RAID1 ...
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system hangs on /etc/fstab after forceful restart

I have to following fdisk -l Device Boot Start End Blocks Id System /dev/sda1 2000896 3999743 999424 83 Linux /dev/sda2 * 4194304 5242879 ...
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CIFS VFS: Error messages

I'm running two Ubuntu systems, (12.04 on 64-bit AMD desktop system and 14.04 on a 64-bit Intel laptop), and have configured two CIFS drives to be mounted at system start-up following the instructions ...
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mountall error message with mhddfs

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an SSD, and want to setup my /tmp using mhddfs to join a small tmpfs and an HDD partition. I have managed to get the /etc/fstab looking ok, and the boot runs ok (no ...
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Mounting via cifs or sshfs at boot depending on wifi SSID

I have a ubuntu home server 12.10 that is available over the internet for SSH connections. I also have my ubuntu laptop that I use at home and when on the road. What I would like is that during the ...
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Auto mount mount point on iSCSI driver

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I recently added a 1 terabyte iSCSI volume with a single ext4 partition. Everything works as it should but with the only issue being I cannot create a mount point using ...
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Automatic mount ext4 hard disk on boot problem

I used blkid and its output: /dev/sda1: UUID="54221CEE221CD6B8" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/sda2: LABEL="Data" UUID="FE10555E10551EC9" TYPE="ntfs" /dev/sda5: UUID="fc63b7f3-9b03-4e85-a0ce-fa638eeff40b" ...
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How can I prevent auto-mounting of a partition in fstab?

Previously, I prevented auto-mounting of a particular partition at boot by the following line in /etc/fstab UUID=<alphanumeric> /media/windowsHDD ntfs user,noauto 0 0 At some point in the ...
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Partition Not Mounting On Bootup

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 ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Press S To Skip Mount Or M For Manual Recovery corrupted fstab can't modify

I recently made changes to my fstab file and, upon reboot, noticed I had an error in it. I get the typical mount error on boot. I went to try and modify it by entering the read-only mode but then, ...
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Will Ubuntu 13.10 boot if I enable compression on / which is a btrfs volume

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 on btrfs and the installer created the following fstab: UUID=0eff8daf-5924-4a1f-922c-ec82ec594dc0 / btrfs defaults,subvol=@ 0 0 ...
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Press S to skip mounting error after windows 8.1 installation

I have ubuntu 13.10 and I have just installed windows 8.1 on another drive. After that I restarted to ubuntu and I had to press S twice in order to enter. When I clicked on my Drives "Dati" and ...
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Is a bad NFS mount preventing a clean boot?

I'm on ubuntu server and I basically ran into this problem here http://serverfault.com/questions/56588/unmount-a-nfs-mount-where-the-nfs-server-has-disappeared The umount command didn't work, so I ...
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Software Raid0 doesn't mount successfully in fstab

I have created a Raid0 and it works as I expect it. The the array file is created at /dev/md0. I want this to be mounted automatically by adding this line at the end of the /etc/fstab file : /dev/md0 ...
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Binding a partition or drive after fstab

I have modified the fstab to automatically mount a partition and set up an aufs on a read-only filesystem and a folder in partition. But somehow in the boot up, I saw that it couldn't find the folder ...
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SSD options in /etc/fstab stop machine from booting

I just recently installed 12.10 on a new Lenovo T430, and added these options in \etc\fstab: discard, relatime To \sda1 on which \ is installed. When I rebooted, I got an error claiming that it ...
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Can't boot ubuntu, not even in safe mode

At first I couldn't even access the grub menu. Booted from Live CD and repaired that with the grub repair tool. Now when I try to boot normal, I get the purple screen thing. I tried the nomodeset ...
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fstab error on boot

I want a 2nd hard drive to mount at boot I have this in /etc/fstab UUID=7726e231-4373-451d-8588-930becd772c6 /home/server/common ext4 0 1 When starting I get an error, did I misconfigure ...
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mount webdav fails on reboot

i've got a vhost running ubuntu 12.10. i installed davfs2 and edited my /etc/fstab file like the following: https://somedomain.de/webdav.php/somefolder/ /mnt/s02 davfs defaults 0 0 now mounting ...
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Mounting UDF hard drive partition at boot

How do I get a UDF hard drive partition to mount at boot? From what I can figure, mountall runs before the udf module loads. Specifically: do PREREQ specifications in initramfs-tools hooks only ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: Problem editing file in recovery mode using the shell

I'm pretty new to ubuntu/linux and I guess I messed up my /etc/fstab file. Ubuntu (12.04) won't boot anymore. I've found some tips on the internet on how to fix this, but I didn't manage to get them ...
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nfs share in /etc/fstab doesn't mount on startup

I have an nfs share I'm trying to mount automatically at startup in ubuntu / xbmc I have the following in /etc/fstab nas:/mnt/raid /mnt/raid nfs noauto,rw,async On startup the mount doesn't ...
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I have broken the fstab file and now I can't start Ubuntu, how can I fix it?

I changed fstab and now Ubuntu (Precise Pangolin) does not start up. The screen goes blank and nothing happens. I have a copy of fstab, but I don't know how to replace the current version with the ...
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What is wrong with my fstab?

trying to get a second drive to mount into /media/media folder: /dev/sda /media/media ext4 auto,exec,rw,user,async 0 0 but it is failing, causing me to skip. Using 12.04. Here is the full fstab ...
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Moved to SSD and now getting “the disk drive for / is not ready yet”

I moved my Ubuntu 12.04 install over to an SSD drive. Copied all directories except for the ones most often written to - var, tmp, ... Reinstalled grub into SSD by booting with live CD and following ...
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Bad fstab, can't seem to fix

edit: Another thing that compounded/compounds the problem is that pysdm lets you add spaces in drive mount points, which I am pretty sure are not supported. edit: So. I downloaded a program that ...
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mhddfs mount in /etc/fstab fails if periodic fsck kicks in… how to solve?

( ubuntu oneiric 11.10 server) Here is my /etc/fstab # /etc/fstab: static file system information. proc /proc proc nodev,noexec,nosuid 0 0 ...
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Repairing the FSTAB

I recently changed my /home to another partition and after it caused problems (I had it formatted as NTFS) I wish to change it back to it's original location. I changed the FSTAB listing for /home to ...
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serious error while trying to mount partition xxx ignore skip mounting manual recovery

Yesterday I upgraded from Natty to Oneiric and I got a "Serious error while trying to mount partition /media/xxx. It is an NTFS partition. I chose Skip, I checked the partition with disk utility while ...
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Ubuntu can't mount swap from RAID1

I have just built a new server to host a minecraft server. I have two hdds that are in hardware raid 1, and I have installed Ubuntu Server 11.04 on those disks. My problem is that anytime I reboot I ...
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System Never Finishes Booting

I'm using ubuntu 10.10 dual boot with XP. I planned to increase the size of swap partition. So I delete the swap partition. And I move the partition right so that swap partition can get 2 GB. Then ...
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Mounting Error at Boot

So recently I've been having a strange issue where Ubuntu kicks back an error stating there was an "Error mounting "0" " and to press S to skip. This is what my fstab looks like. Can anyone tell me ...
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Internal hard disk mounting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: AutoMounting hard disk partions I have a problem with mounting my internal hard disk in ubuntu.I have to manually mount it using /dev/mount/"name of disk" during boot ...
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samba share not auto mounting at boot

Well it was working fine, but I removed hidden config files from my $HOME and now mounting halts at boot. I have to solve it manually or skip to get my gdm. What could be wrong, can anyone tell me ? ...
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Auto-mounts ntfs drives in Read-Only Mode

I installed pysdm through this article to auto-mount my ntfs partitions. My drive structure looks like this: jatin@jatin-ubuntu:/media$ df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on ...
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Mount an external drive at boot time only if it is plugged in

I've got an entry for an external harddrive in my fstab: UUID="680C0FE30C0FAAE0" /jgdata ntfs noatime,rw But sometimes this drive isn't plugged in at boot time. This leaves me half way ...
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How do I avoid the “S to Skip” message on boot?

After upgrading my laptop from karmic to lucid, my fat32 partition won't mount automatically. I get the message: The disk drive for /osshare is not ready yet or not present Continue to wait; or Press ...