mounting a second drive

Nils Kassube kassube at
Wed Feb 6 20:56:12 UTC 2008

Wade Smart wrote:
> I have a second drive that I use as a backup drive. Im needing to do
> that now but Im unable to mount the drive.
> I had set this up a long time ago to do so automatically at boot but
> apparently something happened along the way and it is no longer doing
> that.
> I thought that the command was  "mount /dev/sbd1"  but I am incorrect.

Try "pmount /dev/sdb1" instead. If you want to mount it at boot time, 
create an entry in /etc/fstab for the device.


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