squareyes at optusnet.com.au
Sat Jun 4 23:56:42 UTC 2005
Richard Barmann wrote:
>On Saturday 04 June 2005 09:36 am, James Wilkinson wrote:
>>Richard Barmann wrote:
>>>mount: according to mtab, /dev/hda1 is mounted on /media/windows
>>Reads like a permission problem to me: what does
>>ls -l /media/windows
>I can go to permisions in /media/windows as root and modify them.
>>You might try something like a
>>sudo su -
>>to login as root and see if you can access it as root.
>When I try to mount the drive I get "Could not mount device.
>The reported error was:
>mount: can't find /dev/hda1 in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab"
>When I go to ect/ there is NO file fstab or mtab to edit.
try in terminal cd /
then Sudo gedit etc/fstab
you will need to add the line
/dev/hda1 /windows vfat rw,umask=000,users,auto 0 0
this works for me.
hope this helps
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