Dapper not reading fstab?

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Sat May 26 08:18:10 UTC 2007


Brian Astill wrote:
> Duh!
> What an idiot!
> Almost immediately after posting I realised that /dev/hda7 could 
> not be mounted to /home if /home did not exist.
> mkdir /home fixed the problem.

You know you can set this up during installation? I think you need to go
through the manual partitioning where you tell it where to mount what
and which file systems should or should not be formatted. Saves messing
about with fstab afterwards!

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