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To mount an NTFS drive we can also use a disk label only. We can safely change the label from Windows or by using ntfslabel . See Constant UUID on USB install how to rename partitions? Needless to say that by using ntfslabel we can also change a drive's UUID (aka serial number). To avoid negative effects on the UUID dependent Windows file allocation we ...
Fast Googling suggests: Windows: chkdisk -f driveletter Linux: sudo ntfsfix /dev/sdb2
Yes you can do it using pmount. man pmount NAME pmount - mount arbitrary hotpluggable devices as normal user pmount <device> [ label ] Example: pmount /dev/sdb1 flash_drive This will mount the device /dev/sdb1 at /media/flash_drive. Policy: The mount will succeed if all of the following conditions are met: · device is a block ...
If you want to use udisksctl, you can use the --options flag to specify what options to mount with. In your case, the command will be udisksctl mount --block-device /dev/sda1 --options "defaults,noatime,commit=300,autodefrag" (the quotes might not be needed, but they are there just to be safe). Note that only safe options will be passed through to the mount ...
It sounds like you're using dm-crypt/cryptsetup/LUKS on your whole partition, and also eCryptFS for your old home folder. Since you can already decrypt the whole partition ok, you just need to decrypt your home folder now. Easiest is probably using the ecryptfs-recover-private script, just run it (optionally telling it where your encrypted private directory ...
In addition to @Maythux excellent answer, you can also reformat one of the hard drives as the UUID gets set at the formatting stage. What you probably have is two identically factory-formatted drives (extremely rare nowadays but not impossible)… Copy all data to one of the drives before formatting as formatting will wipe the entire drive!
Your USB to sata dock doesn't support drives > 2 TiB. You will need to get another one or connect it via sata instead of usb.
Usually, it's /dev/sdd1, not /dev/disk/sdd1. And spaces in names aren't usually replaced by hex codes, but just escaped or quoted: /dev/disk/by-label/New\ Volume or "/dev/disk/by-label/New Volume". Just use Tab completion to help you out: sudo mount -t ntfs -o rw,auto,user,fmask=0022,dmask=0000,exec /dev/sd<tab> /mnt/NwVol sudo mount -t ntfs -o ...
Don't move anything. Just use links. For example, say your normal user is usera and your second one is userb. Presumably, userb is a brand new account and doesn't have any data you want to keep. So, delete the directories in question and recreate them as links, then set up the right permissions: Delete the directoriess and recreate as links sudo rmdir ...
he error message mentions: missing codepage or helper program, or other error (for several filesystems (e.g. nfs, cifs) you might need a /sbin/mount. helper program This is relevant given that you are trying to mount CIFS. The /sbin/mount.cifs needs the package named cifs-utils. so install the package : sudo apt-get install cifs-utils
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