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Add additional HDD in Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

I recently built an Ubuntu machine and having no knowledge at all about Linux, I was curious about what it's like :) I used 1 HDD when I installed Ubuntu. A couple of days ago I decided to add one ...
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Adding new hard drives to my pc [duplicate]

Currently I have Ubuntu installed on a 120gb SSD, however I also have 3 more hard drives installed in the computer, 2 x 640gb in a RAID array and a 60gb SSD What I am trying to achieve is to use the ...
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How do I move my LVM 250 GB root partition to a new 120GB hard disk?

I have the following situation: My current Ubuntu (12.04) installation is running from an external HDD (250 GB) because I was to lazy to buy an new internal hdd. Now i've got a new internal (120GB) ...
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Is there any benefit to partioning hdd data-only disk?

I have a newly formatted ext4 1TB HDD that I intend to use only for data. This is a single user machine though the drive or folders within it may be shared out via NFS . Is there any advantage to ...
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How to add a second hard drive to an already installed Xubuntu 14.04?

I want to know how to install a second hard drive in Xubuntu 14.04. Taking in mind that I already installed Xubuntu in another hard drive. I just want to add more storage to it. Also the other hard ...
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Folder Permissions for External Hard drives

I am trying to set up an Emby server with libraries located on different internal hard drives. Emby requires that I give the user it creates (emby) access to folders/files when I want it to read them. ...
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Move home folder to another drive? [duplicate]

I have everything currently installed on a 120GB SSD. I've recently installed a 2nd drive (480 ssd) which I've partitioned for about 90% personal use and 10% in case I add 'other' purposes. I@ve not ...
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How to move data from SSD to HDD - Ubuntu 18.04

I'm a real newbie with Linux and Ubuntu. I bought an Asus laptop with 2 HDD. An SSD 256Go where I installed Ubuntu and and an HDD 1To. I just want to move personnal files from my SSD to HDD. This ...
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Increase space in var mount point

My /var lvm space is full. I have 500 GB space in /dev/sdb filesystem which is already mounted to /mnt/data point and it has data in it. I want to move some space from /dev/sdb to /var lvm without ...
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Transmission doesn't have write permissions and throws an error when downloading torrents

Operating System: Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS ------------Kernel: Linux 5.4.0-58-generic -------------Architecture: x86-64 – I have a laptop running Ubuntu acting as a media server. I have transmission ...
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Newly mounted disk space not recognised by DUA

I'm using Ubuntu 16.04 inside VMWare Fusion application on Mac OS X. In VMWare Fusion app, Hard Disk space is set to 30 GB and when I run fdisk -l command, I can see 30 GB being recognized for Ubuntu. ...
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problem with adding my internal hdd

I'm new to ubuntu, and have a hybrid hard disk (2 TB HDD , 256 SSD) I have done the things in this: How do I add an additional hard drive? and mounted it in /hdd I think I have done something wrong, ...
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How can Partition directory changes every reboot?

The problem is visible on my thunderbird profile folder which I have on the 3rd partition that 14.04 shares with win7. Direction 1: /media/XX/64XXXF<u>**1**</u>/Thunderbird/Profiles/...
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How to set up Ubuntu with 2 hard drives

I have already seen some answers about this but I'd like to get clarification on my particular use case. I have a 1 TB SSD and a 2 TB HDD. I train deep learning models so the SSD is key as I need the ...
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Second HDD not recognized

I had this issue which was previously fixed by editing the etc/fstab file and adding the entry UUID=DRIVE_UUID MOUNT_POINT FILESYSTEM ARGUMENTS 0 1. I did a clean install of OS and now the problem ...

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