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Shared Drive fails to mount during startup. If skipped, no problems mounting after login

I have a dual boot configuration with windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. I have my Ubuntu installed on a portable drive with 2 partitions. The internal disk also has 2 partitions and have windows on it. When ...
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Unable to access “DSK1_VOL5"

I want to go DSK_VOL5: but I see this eror Error mounting /dev/sda4 at /media/ubuntu/DSK1_VOL5: Command-line `mount -t "ntfs" -o "uhelper=udisks2,nodev,nosuid,uid=999,gid=999,dmask=0077,fmask=0177" ...
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Serious errors were found while checking the disk drive for /. - Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 with wubi inside Windows 7 and then after installation is completed and system is about to start it shows -Serious errors were found while checking the disk drive for /. If ...
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Ubuntu is not booting up

I have installed a apps from ubuntu software center namely "mount manager" to mount few of my ntfs drive automatically when I login. After installation and configuration I have restarted ubuntu to ...
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Why ubuntu is mixing my HDD's saying sda1 is the same as sdb6

So i have this problem which i really don't know what to do with it, but it's making me alot of problems.The problem is not only locked to sda1 and sdb6 partitions it can change from boot to boot. ...
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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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Problems while using an SSD. Some HDD and SSD partitions fail to mount

I just added a new SSD drive and copied all the root files to it, edited fstab and updated the grub. Now the system is booting but some partitions fail to mount including 1 SSD partion and the swap ...
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Clonezilla Syslinux and partition Mounting

I recently cloned my current Ubuntu working environment (12.04) to an ext4 partition of my external hard drive using clonezilla. When I wanted to boot from this partition I get the error message from ...
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“The disk drive for /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 is not ready yet or not present” error at boot

When i boot my computer . It shows a error in boot screen that "The disk drive for /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 is not ready yet or not present" but it starts normally if i leave it . I want to stop this ...
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Unable to mount hard drive partition

I have dual booted ubuntu 13.10 and windows 8.1 in my laptop. Earlier my window partition(C drive) and other NTFS partition was accessible from ubuntu. Now its giving me this error and not mounting: ...
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Press S to skip mounting? [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 alongside windows 7 (on one HDD). Every time I boot into Ubuntu I get a message saying "press S to skip or M for manual mount". When I go back to Windows I get a similar ...
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Installed Ubuntu 13.10 not Found after forced shutdown [closed]

Couple of days ago, I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and I was enjoying it until I wanted to import files from my external hard drive that it suddenly froze for 20 min or so and I forced shutdown my laptop. ...
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failed to mount /home in ubuntu

While booting up ubuntu, i am getting some error messages which shows that /home fails to mount. I am attaching the image. How can i solve this issue?
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kernel panic not syncing vfs unable to mount root fs on unknown block

Since a couple of days, i can't boot. I have a kernel panic error : And I used boot repair to generate the file below: http://paste.ubuntu.com/7118756/ I tried many things i find on the web related ...
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Why won't my previous HDD mount in 12.04?

So after closing the lid one morning and heading out, I come back to my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04, and I'm booted to the grub menu, being asked to choose which kernel I would like to load. I choose ...
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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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'mount: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0 : no such file or directory'

I got this error while booting 'mount: error while loading shared libraries: libudev.so.0 : no such file or directory' Then i followed this I Booted into recovery mode and opened terminal and ...
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An error occured while mounting /.(also /home)

I've read through related threads but a lot of the suggestions seemed somewhat vague and unhelpful. I re-installed Ubuntu 13.10 yesterday after running into some problems. I set it up to where / ...
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cannot mount a hard drive

I have a second hard drive that has a partition for /home mounted on the first drive. yesterday, the booting failed because /home cannot be found. I run 'blkid' and see its uuid is gone. but when I ...
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Data Recovery Problem

I'm new at Linux, so I promise no matter how simple the answer is, it will all be news to me. I've found a lot of questions online similar to mine, but I'm not having much luck with results. This ...
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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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Set network drive / share as home folder?

I've currently got ubuntu to mount my external hard drive on boot and use a folder on there as the home folder. I've just bought a raspberry pi to act as a file server, and I'll be connecting the ...
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My External Hard drive was not properly removed and now will not mount

I recently bought a computer for my Wife, windows (her choice not mine). Before we paid, I asked the salesman to check whether my hard drive would work with windows 7 (as sometimes windows can be ...
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Unable to mount Windows usb

So I tried to make a bootable Windows 8.1 USB, when i did that and plugged the USB into the USB port I got this message: Unable to mount Windows USB Error mounting: mount exited with exit code 13: ...
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Ubuntu boots into terminal mode with read-only access to hard drive?

Ubuntu crashed randomly and had to hard reset the system, now when I boot my machine I get an error has occurred while mounting media/Disk_2 (Disk 2 is a secondary hard disk) I am faced with either ...
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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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/dev/sda6 was not cleanly unmounted, check forced, and I cannot open Ubuntu anymore

I was doing a distribution upgrade when the system crashes. Everything was completely stuck so after a while I forced a reboot with the key combination ALt+Stamp+REISUB. Now it fails to load Ubuntu ...
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Wont't mount external drive that has recovery partition for my mac

What does that mean? Error mounting system-managed device /dev/sdb3: Command-line `mount "/mnt/usb-TOSHIBA_External_USB_3.0_2012021670758-0:0-part3"` exited with non-zero exit status 32: ...
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failed to install grub Ubuntu 12.0.4

During the Ubuntu 12.0.4 installation I have a failed to grub-install error. Attemp to boot from HDD failed. I'm read a numerous topics about grub installation failed error. I'm boot from Live CD and ...
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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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Lubuntu 13.10 does not boot, corrupt filesystem?

I have been using Lubuntu on my laptop for some time now, it's the first Linux based OS I have owned and I'm still not very well versed with the finer aspects of the system. A couple of days ago the ...
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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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problems mounting ntfs drive on boot also blkid does not work

I have two hard drives, an 80gb HDD that contains my ubuntu installation, and a second 1TB HDD that contains all my personal data on it. When starting the computer up I consistently get an error ...
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Swap partition not enabled after booting up

This is what my gparted looks like When i formatted my computer before installing Ubuntu, I set up the partitions properly (or so i thought) and had the last "unknown" area as a linux-swap and ...
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Error message: [ 8.3635801 Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount rost FS on unknown-block (0.0)

When I installed an ISO on my XP and rebooted the computer, I got this message when I opened Ubuntu: [ 8.3632801 Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount rost fs on unknown-block (0.0)
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problem with nautilus on sdb1 for system drive in devices sidebar after manual mounting usb drive

a few days ago i had to format a usb drive to install a windows OS on a computer. i followed a walk-through that i had found windows 7 boot disk the walk-through worked but i used part of another as ...
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“the disk drive for /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 is not ready yet or not present”

I have tried the solution as presented here What to do about "the disk drive for /dev/mapper/cryptswap1 is not ready yet or not present"? as well as its original source ...
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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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The Disk Drive for /tmp is not ready yet. S to skip mount or M for manual recovery

I know this has been asked before, but I can't find an answer that also pertains to this /tmp message. I have 12.04 LTS on a Toshiba laptop, as well as Windows 7. I really just started to dig into ...
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My ext4 sda1 has to be remounted everytime during boot

My sda1 gets mounted fine, but looking through the boot log, I see that it encounters some sorts of errors and has to be remounted every time. Is this normal? How may I fix it? Here is the result of ...
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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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Kernel Panic, unable to mount root

I have recently dual booted to ubuntu 13.10 with windows 8. I have windows 8 before having ubuntu, I had to do a boot-repair so I can choose which to load, it all went fine, no problem. But then ...
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Mount from rc.local fails; how to do it properly?

Here is my current /etc/rc.local: #!/bin/sh -e # Test 1 echo line1 > /home/myHome/rclog.txt # the mount mount /mnt/mediaDrive &> /home/myHome/mountlog.txt # Test 2 echo line2 >> ...
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luks device disappears after reboot

I'm trying to configure LUKS encryption to load on reboot automatically. These are the steps I follow: These are the steps I followed which work perfectly fine on my vagrant box: root@db01:~# ...
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How to change mountall to mount -a at boot?

Apparently ubuntu use mountal instead of the classic mount -a to increase boot speed. but the problem with mountall it mounts them in parallell. I need to mount drives in a specific order. How to ...
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mount -a works, but boot hangs on mount

I have a 3 TB internal HDD (/dev/sdc) which I have formatted as NTFS and which is automatically loaded from this /etc/fstab file (note, this is an Ubuntu 13.10 OS, not a raspberry pi): ...
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Dmesg - mounting takes longer in Lubuntu than in Debian

As an optimization freak, I have noticed for a long time (and many different kernel versions 3.8-3.12) that booting Lubuntu seems to delay 5 seconds when mounting the system partition. [ 4.993151] ...
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creating new partition on windows and now have problem on GRUB and not booting

I have a Sony Vaio Laptop That has Original Windows 7. I installed a Linux inside a Windows.( I had a system with windows and a Linux) . I create a new partition on My Computer of Windows. but after ...
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Issues with external HDD

I'm having a problem/issue/doubt with my external hard drive. Basically I used all the time connected to the laptop, and there's a folder in the ehdd where I download all the stuff that I need. ...
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Unable to boot/mount Ubuntu?

So, I am trying to install Ubuntu Version 12.04 LTS on an Acer Aspire Series 5742Z running Windows 7 Home Premium. To accomplish this, I carried out the following steps: I went into the Windows ...