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I'm trying to access a partition made on my internal har disk from windows that is installed on the ssd, but windows doesn't reconizes it

I have ubuntu 22.04.02 installed on my internal 1tb hard disk and windows 10 installed on my 128gb internal ssd. I wanted to use a section of the hard disk to store files that i use on windows, so i ...
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Where would Monero node or blockchain data be stored?

I'm trying find particularly large files to free up some working space. This is in the context of scanning the Monero blockchain for recovering a wallet. Operating on the assumption that Monero has ...
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Ubuntu's sudden root storage volume is full ( 20.04 )

I have recently installed Ubuntu 22.04 as a dual boot, for the third time when I turned on the system, the system did not enter the desktop anymore; After restarting it twice, it entered the desktop ...
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Full storage without reason and not working

I have an Ubuntu OS in VMware, and Worked with it for about 3 months. Although its disk had 100GB space for data, recently its performance became low and after rebooting the OS it's not working and ...
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Can't increase the root partition size on Ubuntu 20.04

I am currently using ubuntu 20.04 (AWS Ec2) machine. My root filesystem has no more space as per the below output sudo df -h Filesystem Size Used Avail Use% Mounted on /dev/root 7.6G 7....
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ubuntu zfs zpool lost after reboot due to /dev/sd* name re-ordered

create zfs pool with: $ sudo zpool create -f data raidz2 sda sdb sdc sdd $ sudo zpool status pool: data state: ONLINE scan: none requested config: NAME STATE READ WRITE CKSUM ...
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Can we create two different filesystems on a single partition?

I'm currently using Ubuntu 20.04 on my machine. Can we create two different filesystems on a single partition? Why? Also if the size of the filesystem created in a partition is less than the ...
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can I dedicate a secondary drive for umbrel (nextcloud)?

I have 2 drives. 1 120gb ssd for boot only and a 2TB HDD. But I dont know how to select it as main drive for umbrel. Is this possible? Thank u in advance :)
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Storage setup (moved from windows)

I recently moved from Windows to Ubuntu Server 22.04. The server was installed by the VPS provider. The Server has 2 SSD and 1 HDD. I discovered that all 3 drives are used for two data systems. Is it ...
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No storage in the disk error when there is plenty of storage left in it

I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 LTS desktop. I'm trying to extract some file from a zip, during which I get low disk storage error indicating less than 1 GB is left and the extraction fails because of it. When ...
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Mounting iSCSI LUN to Ubuntu using open-iscsi

It would be helpful if anyone can share some step-by-step guides using Ubuntu Linux Server minimal edition without GUI, to mount the iSCSI LUN using Open-iSCSI so it is mapped to /dev/sdb. I would ...
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Synchronize VScode projects between linux and windows with WSL

I'm new to WSL and got the advice to store my VScode projects on Linux for better performance. The thing is, I would like to keep an automatic sync between these files stored on Linux and a folder ...
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How to make disk based pool for KVM in unbuntu 20.04

ubuntu 20.04 LTS I am looking at CLI virsh and GUI cockpit only. I am having hard time to figure the right way to assign spare disk on my system for dedicated to VM. The disks are showing fine as /dev/...
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Extend VG on Ubuntu 20.04 server

I have an Ubuntu 20.04 server (this is in my home lab) that was originally setup with only 25GB of space. I've ended up using this server more than I thought I would for some home lab services and it ...
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Autoinstaller: keep the /home if available, (and automatically add users)

What I would like to do is to make an autoinstaller that only installs the OS but would try to keep, and attach, an existing home directory - and automatically make the user(s) again. But looking ...
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Developing application with expanded Filesystem (Still getting no space left on device error)

After mounting a 64Gb sdcard (/dev/mmcblk1p1) to my embedded device that has topped out of its 16Gb emmc (/dev/mmcblk0p1) df -h returns the following which looks correct: Filesystem Size Used ...
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Replacing motherboard - concerned about breaking volume groups

I am planning to replace my motherboard to get one with additional functionality. I currently have a volume group that spans multiple physical HDD. I plan to use the same o/s disk/config (just shut ...
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Ubuntu not enough storage space [duplicate]

I don't have enough storage space in my home directory. How can I increase the storage without reinstalling Ubuntu? Here is what my partitions look like. I don't know what it means. I don't need /dev/...
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Setup Local Ubuntu Repository Help - Change Data Location

Pulling my hair out on this one. Ive got alot of Ubuntu VM's 20.04lts and 22.04 running and I want to save bandwidth by creating a local repository, I also want to cache a copy of the deb packages, as ...
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Why "mount | grep sdb" displays no output, when "sdb" drive is a [swap] partition?

I'm learning about lsblk and mount commands in Ubuntu. I'm using Linode vps server, 2CPU, 4GB ram with 1 additional block storage volume attached. I have 2 questions related with this subject. At ...
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system thinks it is maxed out on storage

I seem to have run into a strange issue that is causing many problems. for context, I am sshing into a 22.04.01 server VM constructed on a truNAS network with 18.1G storage and 12G RAM. I am using ...
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Comparision of methods for implementing directory size quota in Linux?

I came across two solutions for implementing directory size quotas in Linux. One was using making images using the dd/fallocate/etc command and mounting it using loopback interfaces, resizing can be ...
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Cannot update volume group ubuntu-vg with duplicate PV devices

We have 2 x 4TB hdd on our server (hardware server). Raid 1 and use 1 hdd. OS: Ubuntu 22.04.1 LTS (GNU/Linux 5.15.0-52-generic x86_64). But our root space use only around 100 GB. How to extend /dev/...
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How to Remove data of an Installed App

I gone through many questions but all are about removing data from an uninstalled app. I want to remove data of an installed app. Scenario 1 > How to remove all cached data by an application ...
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Connect diferent shared storages to one folder

I have a cloud server via a server provider (Strato.de) on which I run Ubtun and several shared storages. Is it possible to connect these multiple shared storages (with the NFS path) or to assign them ...
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Difference in Used Disk Size

As per System Monitor, I have 153GB of a 979GB available as free disk space on my NVMe. However, as per ncdu, I have a total disk usage of 485GB. When I right-click via Nautilus, the total size of my ...
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Where can I find the System OOM deamon I keep getting errors due to no space on device

Below are a couple of things I'm getting back in terminal. BTW I'm running "Try Ubuntu" from live USB in attempt to repair what is probably a corrupted beyond measure installation. It is ...
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Set SD Card as internal storage

I would like to change the default storage from eMMC to SD Card in Ubuntu. I have a microSD card and a slot for this SD card on my devide (Jetson nano but not the original carrier board). My default ...
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Nvme was not detected after failed Ubuntu installation

I have a new HP laptop with Nvme M.2 and Windows OS. I tried to install Ubuntu 22.04 (dual booting). I see error messages on the Ubuntu installation timeout, reset controller then the installation ...
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Grep doesn't return any value in the search

I am looking for a specific value while searching a text file, but with grep I am unable to pull that value. with -head 50, I can see the first 50 lines. with cat and filename, I see the output as ...
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Why is unsafe Unsafe_Shutdown_Count increases on every shutdown?

This SMART attribute seems to increase on every shutdown even if I seem to shut down normally. Why is this and how do you fix it so that it shuts down safely? This is Xubuntu 20.04 machine with an SSD ...
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Can't free up HD space

Ubuntu 22.04.01 LTS Got to 0 bytes of HD space. Couldn't boot. Used a live disk boot USB thing. Used nautilus. Deleted files of 4gb but didn't free up space+ nothing in the rubbish folder. Googled and ...
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How to determine if the disk performance is enough

I'm trying to make a storage performance test technique for recording from video sources. Let's say, I know, that my HDD on Ubuntu can handle about 130 parallel sequential writes of video ~3000kB/sec ...
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SSD sata Health, S.M.A.R.T

I just bought 2 SSDs, and after giving them NTFS format, the information that GsmartControl gives me seems to me that it is not normal, or is it? The checked boxes seem to me to give very large ...
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unable to recover lost data after deleting mount points in ubunu

i have mounted two partitions on /media folder: show mount points here so later, i could access them through GUI as a separated partitions like this show two partitions here by mistake, i have deleted ...
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Cannot create or write into the data directory Nextcloud

I just made a new install of Nextcloud and moved the data directory to another place within my /media. I then went on the Nextcloud localhost and put the path to the data directory, being /media/...
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/usr/lib taking 4GB of space

I recently installed Ubuntu for the first time and switched the desktop environment from gnome to kde to avoid scaling resolution issues and /usr/lib is already taking 4.6GB of space most of which ...
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Access portion of logical volume if not connected to rest of LV?

I'm not particularly familiar with LVM besides experimenting with it a few times, but I think I get the general idea of how it works, so bare with me. I thinking that a simple, non-striped mirror is ...
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I want to move ubuntu to a different partition

So I have 3 volumes a hdd with 20,1 GB, a ssd with 79 GB and another ssd with 27 GB, and I Want to move the ubuntu files to another partition , I have ubuntu 22.04 , and it keeps saying it's has very ...
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Errno 28 No space left on device even though there is space

Hi I am fairly new to ubuntu, and today when I tried to open jupyter notebook I got the following error: myname@My-Laptop:~$ jupyter notebook [I 2022-08-08 07:58:41.188 LabApp] JupyterLab extension ...
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Encrypted HDD requires reboot / udisks-error-quark,0

I have an external hard drive that's partitioned using LUKS. On reboot it works fine, but if it is disconnected/reconnected during an activated session, the passphrase prompt is followed by a message ...
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How to configure storage when installing secondary OS? [duplicate]

I have a server that runs Ubuntu 14.04 and I would like to install a second up to date Ubuntu system on the same machine. I have managed to shrink existing parititions and created a new one out of the ...
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Running sudo cat /dev/root has broken something [duplicate]

I initially ran the command df -h to see how much storage I had. I noticed the first result was /dev/root. I wasn't sure what this was, so I ran sudo cat /dev/root thinking this was a safe enough ...
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Cloud init - storage configuration

I have two problem in the section of the storage (user-data file) 1. When I try to increase the /dev/sda2 with Gparted I cannot do it because the creation of the volume boot. ( see picture bellow) 2. ...
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How should I add more memory to root folder [duplicate]

So I followed a tutorial that told me to partition my memory as follows - 20GB in / (i.e. the root folder) and the rest(150 GB) in /home (i.e. the home folder) Pictures from the tutorial:- Img1 ...
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Why does Ubuntu (WSL) take 200GB storage space on Windows if I'm using a small fraction of that according to Ubuntu?

I hope this is the right place to ask, please let me know if it's not and where I should ask this question instead. Ubuntu is 214GB acc. to Windows According to Windows storage settings, Ubuntu takes ...
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Can't use any USB devices / storage problems

My laptop (Dell XPS 13 with Ubuntu 20.04) doesn't show my USB devices in the files as it did before, not among other locations, not in the GParted tool or anywhere else. USB devices do show up in the ...
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22.04 load-from-cold using much less space than 20.04 to 22.04 upgrade

I need to determine which approach is going to result in a smaller final disk size, so I tested two scenarios... Install 20.04 server and immediately upgrade to 22.04 -- this used 5.5 GB, even after ...
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How to properly remove an extra disk from VirtualBox?

I have this vm with Xubuntu and I've added 4 extra disks (practising for a course I'm taking). How do I remove them? Just by selecting and removing? will this break anything? thanks!
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Iomega 750 ZIP ATAPI question

Hello I have a Z750ATAPI 750MB Internal Zip Drive. Drive is using an IDE to SATA converter. I have read that some people use USB converters for this, but I do not wish to go that route. Cannot seem to ...
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