GNOME Partition Editor - evolved into problem with chmod

Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) mihamina at
Fri Apr 3 13:01:52 UTC 2009

Bret Busby wrote:
>> # /dev/sda1
>> UUID=8ee9b4b5-98f9-4849-93bf-cec44029ae8e /public	ext3 defaults  0 0
>> The UUID is from the "vol_id -u /dev/sda1" command
> "Ah, there's the rub" (From Hamlet, I believe).

Uh? I dont know Hamlet ;-)

> If I try to get the UUID for the partition, by using the "vol_id -u" 
> command, it returns "error opening device", I assume, because the device 
> is not mounted.

Make a:
     fdisk -l
to see your available partitions.

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