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You specify the filesystem type with the -t option. As described in man mount: -t, --types fstype The argument following the -t is used to indicate the filesystem type. The filesystem types which are currently supported depend on the running kernel. See /proc/filesystems and /lib/mod‐ ules/$(uname ...


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I think it's because your USB drive has a file system that does not store executable bit permissions, and is being mounted so that all files show up as executable. A mount option like showexec for fat filesystems is supposed to do this: If set, the execute permission bits of the file will be allowed only if the extension part of the name is ...


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My suggestion is to use the umount command. With the fdisk -l command and inserting different usb-drives determined as identified, say they are /dev/sdd1 Before creating the actions (file.desktop), create its directory: mkdir -p ~/.local/share/file-manager/actions Create and edit the action file (umount.desktop) by using these terminal commands one at a ...


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Warning, the following involves formating the drive. Formatting will often erase files and saved contents so BACKUP the files BEFORE YOU START as this process may very well and probably will delete everything on the device!!! You can encrypt the device using the following commands: sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cryptsetup gnome-disk-utility ...


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What you see is an artifact. There really is only one 1.9GB partition. /tmp for example is a tmpfs, ie it is in memory, yet it shows up. A command to use if you have it is findmnt which shows you the hierarchy and where the real disks are. When you download a large file the Avail column should change. You should be able to use the /media/... disk, but you ...



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