mounting a hard drive

Eberhard Roloff tuxebi at
Thu Mar 20 11:07:17 UTC 2008

Dorita Rostkier-Edelstein wrote:
> Hi,
> I am trying to mount a hard drive, Hitachi.
> It does not mount it automatically. It identifies it as "New Volume".
> I try the following:
> mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/sdb1 /media/New\ Volume\/ -o force
> fuse: failed to access mountpoint /media/New Volume/: No such file or 
> directory
> FUSE mount point creation failed
> Unmounting /dev/sdb1 (New Volume)
> What should I do?
> Dorita

Hi Dorita,

try, just for test:
mount -t ntfs-3g /dev/sdb1 /media/

does this work ok?

kind regards

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